HT 2000 hovercraft powered by GM Marine Power V8 engine, 366 cu.in. (6 liter) V8 multi-port/fuel injected performance engine, electronic ignition, 360 HP at sea level; 12v electrical system with 90 amp alternator. Dual 985 cca batteries with battery master switch giving positions 1, 2 and off.
Thrust system comprising: twin 39" (990 mm) ducted, twelve blade fans with air-straighteners driven by two Goodyear Eagle Kevlar Vee tooth cog belts. Ten cable-operated rudders and fans enclosed by removable FanGuards. Electrically controlled lift system and electric push button switches allowing variable lift and thrust settings for speed and cushion control when moving. Lift system position is shown on instrument panel.
Integrated lift and thrust air system with Neoprene-Coated® nylon skirts, and solid glass skid pads. Hull made entirely o f hand-laid cloth and chopmat and buoyance Marine quality 2.2 lb density polyurethane foam.
Woven roving fiberglass Body and chop mat with glossy gelcoat finish. Flat cockpit floor 5' x 15' overall with 18" high cockpit sides. All weather partial cockpit cover comprising of gelcoat and rigid fiberglass structure and large curve windshield, two side windows and short roof, plus windshield wiper and washer system.
Standard Seating comprises center-mounted pilot’s cushion seat, one triangular side seat on each side of pilot, 2 rows of 4 seats behind the pilog; total 10 to 12 seats not to exceed 2,210 lb. (1002 kg) payload. Optional seating arrangements are available. Consult with our engineering department.
Steering/Fuel Capacity Handle bar steering, twist grip throttle; Hinged instrument panel with:
Lights Yellow flashing emergency light (US Coast Guard Certified) with white all-round navigation light on duct. Red port and green starboard lights.
Additional Two side mounted grab rails and two extendable oars with boat hook ends.
Payload with standard equipment listed above: 2210 lbs. (1002 kg), Twin Fan
Non-Standard Color – Body gelcoat surfaces in customer’s special color. Cockpit floor in black.
Cabin (Rear Cockpit Vinyl Enclosure) with clear vinyl side windows and velcro fasteners over tubular aluminum frame. Zip-in panels.
Heater/Defroster – marine heater core and fan unit directly connected to engine cooling system with protected hoses and equipped with adjustable outlets on instrument panel directed at windshield.
Lift Eyes – for raising complete craft with davits or crane/hoist
Stainless Steel Dual Muffler standard aluminized pipes.
Operating Light Package – four 100 watt x 12 v off-highway LED lights mounted above cab.
Stationary Hover System – Air Flow straightener array behind fans. Electric controls, handlebar mounted push-button controls; electronic position displays on instrument panel
Navigation Helix 5 Chirp GPS G2
Musting Survival Suits and Vests (4 Sets)
3M Peltor Two-Way Radio Headset, wireless, rechargeable batteries holds charge up to 20 hours, power plug attachment can be used in all countries, power automatically on and off, distance about 2 miles
Cover for HT2000 (Dacron Polymathic Fabric in Black)
Current improvements in HT2000 design: