Steamyacht „FELICITAS“, technicals details
ABS (Amerikan Bureau of Shipping) Zertifikat A
Replica of a English Steam-Lounch according plans from 1890 from
Museum of Boates at Lake Windermere (Scottland).
Built 1991 at shipyard H. Biatel, Designer Prof. H. Salzmann, 35.4’ x 8.3’ x 1.8’ m,
displ. 10570 lbs, mahogany cold moulded - WEST-system, teak deck, 15 Persons (13 pass. + 2 crew),
salon 8 places, completely covered with enclosed steering position fwd., full safety equipment, side screens and harbour full-size cover.
Single-cylinder doubleacting single-expansion s.h. steam engine 4.5“ x 4“, 13,5 SHP,
320 rpm, with stephenson reversing gear, STUART 5A², built 1990 by E. Stark,
gasnitrided liners, system by R. Schaffer & J. Maginot), 22 sqft atmosph. scoop condenser,
2 differential piston feedwater pumps, feedw. preheater 9.7 sqft.
Homokinetic articulated shaft, fixed pitch bronce propeller, 3-blades, 25“ x 35“.
Scotch boiler, Clyde type, built 1991 by E. Huggler, designer R. Schaffer,
heating surface 74 sqft, superheater 10 sqft, 175 psi, 500 °F superheat temp.,
350/400 lbs/hr, grate area 3.2 sqft, wood fired appr. 75 lbs/hr.
Feedwater treatment plant (ion exchange), hotwell 17.6 gal, 1 twin manual feedwater
pump, 2 manual general service pumps (bilge/cooling water), 1 el. aux. cooling water
pump, 1 el. bilge pump, battery charger, battery 12 V 55 Ahrs, Windermere boiler.
Hydraulic dual station steering gear, balanced rudder, emergency steering.
Compass, Sumlog, volt- and amperemeter, radio clock, barometer.
7,2 kn (13,3km/h)
TÜV-(A)/(D), (boiler certificate), approval for Lake Constance, class rating of the
American Bureau of Shipping ABS Hull & Machinery ~ A1, ~ AMS, Yachting Service.
Wasserburg, eastern Lake Constance, Germany.