The first factory trials of a hovercraft Christy 7186 FC built for a Canadian customer
The craft Christy 7186 FC has a standard 7-seater closed cabin. The modifications with a fully or partially open cabin are also available. The hull is completely made of the composite materials. The hovercraft is equipped with a two tier flexible skirt, all segments of which are independent and easily replaceable in the real life conditions. The level of the comfort and design of the vessel will not leave indifferent even the most demanding buyer.
The hovercraft Christy 7186 FC has the following characteristics:
|Payload:||700-750 kg (1543-1653 lb)|
|Thrust engine:||160 hp|
|Lift engine:||26 hp|
|Fuel consumption:||20-25 lt/hr (4.4 - 5.5 gl/hr)|
|Tank capacity:||140 lt (30.8 gal)|
|Max speed:||100 kph (62.15 mph)|
|Weight of hovercraft:||800-900 kg (1764-1984 lb)|
|Dimensions (L.W.H.)||6250×2200×2260mm (246×87×89")|
You can see clearly in the video how easily the Christy hovercraft slides on the water and ground, successfully moving from the one surface to another. An air-cushion vessel literally hovers in the air, performing all kinds of maneuvers.
The tests were successful, the declared operational-technical characteristics were confirmed. The vessel can easily start from the water both with partial loading and with overload.
Note: In all our videos You can see a variety of driving styles - from quite basic to aggressive ones, as different pilots are driving the hovercraft. This is not promotional video, but the actual video report on the craft for our Customer.