The Alwyn Tamo, call sing TX1, is our vessel which operates out of Hastings on Westernport. It has an impressive list of state of the art equipment, listed here:-
Make & model- Noosa Cat 3100 Patrol.
Length over all (LOA)- 9.5mtrs. Width (Beam)- 2.85mtrs.
Operational weight (approx)- 5,000kg Personnel capacity- Up to10 persons
Yamaha 2 x 250HP (186kw), 4.2Ltr V6, fuel injection, variable valve timing.
Control- Electronic fly-by-wire.
Engine management- single LCD display with advanced fuel/engine control.
Steering- Hydraulic single-cylinder with emergency lock.
Fuel capacity- 800Ltrs.
Duration- 270 N.miles at 27 Knots, 180 N.miles at 44 Knots, or over 24 hours in search mode.
Display- 2 x Raymarine C120W chart plotter.
Sounder- Raymarine In-hull transducer.
Radar- Raymarine 600mm High-Definition digital radome.
AIS (Automatic Identification System)- Raymarine A500
HF radio (long range)- Icom IC-M801E with AT141 automatic tuner.
VHF radio (medium range)- Icom IC-M505, Icom IC-M412, Icom IC-F50V.
27Mz radio (short range)- GME GX300
UHF radio- (short range, Life Saving Victoria compatible) Icom IC-F60V.
Emergency Position Indicating Beacon (EPIRB)- GME MT400
Electrical- 2 x crank batteries, 1 x house battery (lights etc), 1 x services battery (electronics), 2 x solar charging panels. Muir anchor winch. Remote operated and hand-held search lights.
Rescue- Radio direction finder (for locating emergency beacons). Dive gear. Spine board, neck restraints, resuscitation equipment etc.
Tender- Avon inflatable boat with Yamaha 6HP engine.