Royal Volunteer Coastal Patrol SA Inc

Royal Volunteer Coastal Patrol

Volunteer Marine Rescue

   

Patrol 6 is named after a founding member of the Coastal Patrol in SA Capt. Frank Johns

 

Patrol 6 is a Clayton Gallant 7.4 metre monohull vessel.
Powered by a Volvo Penta KAD43 230 horsepower diesel, this is coupled to a Volvo Penta Leg and Duoprop.
The navigation system comprises of a Furuno Navnet console containing a 6 kw, 64 nm radar,
GPS Plotter and through hull depth sounder.
Patrol 6 has an estimated range of 300 nm a cruising speed of 25 knots and top speed of 35 knots.

   
   

Naming Ceremony

 

   

   

   


   

Some Patrol members that attended the ceremony


   

Some Patrol equipment on display & Members boats used earlier in the day scattering ashes at sea.

   

   

   
   
   

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