CCGS Cape Kuper

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CCGS Cape Kuper in Campbell River

Cape Kuper is one of 36 Cape-class lifeboats operated by the Canadian Coast Guard.

  • Built: 2005 Victoria Shipyard Ltd., Victoria, British Columbia
  • Construction: Aluminum
  • Length: 14.6 m
  • Breadth: 4.3 m
  • Draft: 1.4 m
  • Freeboard: 0.8 m
  • Gross Tonnage: 33.8 t
  • Net Tonnage: 25.3 t
  • Cruising Speed: 22.0 kts
  • Maximum Speed: 25.0 kts
  • Fuel Capacity: 1.60 m3
  • Propulsion: Twin screw, 2 x Caterpillar 3196, 671kw
  • Crew: 4
  • VHF AM: Bendix-King KY196
  • VHF FM: Ross DSC 500
  • HF: Motorola Micom
  • Gyro: Anschutz Gyrostar II
  • Radar: Furuno 1942 – X Band
  • Electronic Chart: ICAN Aldebaran II
  • Auto Pilot: Comnav 2001
  • GPS: Magnavox MX400B
  • VHF DF: JMC DF5500
  • Depth Sounders:
    • Si-Tex Koden CVS 106
    • Datamarine 3000

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