Bermuda Challenger 2013

Fertig and Garvin’s Skater 399
Boat Specifications
Manufacturer – Skater Powerboats
Model – 399 V-hull
Material – Carbon/Kevlar
Engines – Twin 5.9L, 480hp Cummins
Transmissions – ZF Two speeds
Drives – Arneson #8s
Props – Precision Works 19 x 44
Electronics - Simrad NSS Integrated Navigation system with satellite weather Performance
Fast cruise - 78mph @ 2mpg (light load)
Top speed - 84mph (light load)
Fertig and Garvin’s Skater 399
Fertig and Garvin’s Skater 399
Safety Equipment
Winslow Ultralight 5 person offshore racing life raft
4 Iridium satellite phones
2 Delorme two-way text messenger/trackers
2 406mhz EPIRBs
2 GPS EPIRBs
Fertig and Garvin’s Skater 399
Bermuda Challenge 2013
Bermuda Challenge 2013
Bermuda Challenge 2013
Safety Equipment
Winslow Ultralight 5 person offshore racing life raft
4 Iridium satellite phones
2 Delorme two-way text messenger/trackers
2 406mhz EPIRBs
2 GPS EPIRBs
Fertig and Garvin’s Skater 399
Fertig and Garvin’s Skater 399
Bermuda Challenge 2013
Fertig and Garvin’s Skater 399
Ditch bag containing the following:
Water maker
Flares
Hand held GPS, VHF radio and Sat phone
Dye packs
Chem lights
Duck tape and zip ties
Flashlight
Safety knife
Rescue tape
50' of 550 parachute cord
Strobe light
406 EPIRB
Full medical kit including surgical staple gun
Full damage control kit including hull plugs