Alumitech, Inc. announces the development of its new search and rescue (SAR) airboat now available to fire-rescue and law enforcement agencies. Alumitechís SAR airboat is uniquely designed to provide service and performance in a variety of adverse operating conditions.
ORLANDO, FL (PRWEB) April 17, 2004--Alumitech, Inc. announces the development
of its new search and rescue (SAR) airboat now available to fire-rescue and law
enforcement agencies. Alumitechís SAR airboat is uniquely designed to provide
service and performance in a variety of adverse operating
The standard Alumitech SAR airboat is an 18 L x 8 W foot aluminum hull airboat specifically designed for search and rescue operations. Built from Alumitechís standard AGI A-model, the SAR airboat has been beefed up for winter and prolong ice operation with half-inch polymer covering the hull bottom and sides and increased hull framing.
The SAR airboat is powered by a GM 496 cu. in., 8.1 liter, 525 hp, fuel injection engine, capable of running on 87 octane unleaded fuel, a 2.3:1 ratio long-belt gear reduction drive unit and a 4-blade Sensenich composite propeller.
Alumitechís unique SAR airboat hull design affords a 5-person crew seating capacity, while providing maximum equipment storage capability.
The enclosed hull/walk around deck provides a stable work platform for divers, as well as, a secure patient treatment area. The vesselís total carrying capacity is 8-10 adults or a 3,200 total pound load capacity.
Also, included in the hullís design are watertight storage compartments adequate for the storage of thermal imaging cameras, AED/Defibrillators and other electronic equipment.
The SAR airboat is equipped with a full illumination package that features dual 600,000 candlepower remote control search lights, running lights, scene floodlights and red strobe emergency warning lights, all powered off the vesselís 130 amp alternator. In addition, the SAR airboat is equipped with a 1,000 watt generator, for prolonged night rescue operations.
For additional information or to arrange for a demonstration contact:
Dave McClain at: 407-826-5373
Alumitech, Inc. has a long-standing reputation of quality, performance, and reliability.
Our company's commitment to customer satisfaction is second to none in the airboat industry. Products and services range from complete custom private and commercial boats to all
varieties of airboat and marine accessories and a wide selection of fabricated and
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