The new sterndrive is designed to support Yanmar's popular BY2 and 6LPA Series of marine diesel engines.
“The Steber and Yanmar brand is well proven with organisations such as NSW Maritime, NSW Water Police, NSW Fisheries Patrol, Australian Customs and the ADF,” Glenn Finniss said.
Marine Rescue NSW has embarked on a demanding replacement program for an ageing fleet of more than 70 craft
Owned and operated by the Royal Prince Alfred Yacht Club, "Alfreds II" is powered by twin 240hp Yanmar diesel engines and has a top speed of 25 knots.
Power Equipment already has a large number of the new generation Yanmar BY2 units in stock across Australia to suit conventional shaft drive and sterndrive equipped models.
For the technically minded, the new 6CX530 is an electronically governed, common rail, freshwater cooled, six-in-line marine diesel engine