VOLVO PENTA D6-IPS500
MANEUVERABILITYSteerable pods provide superior slow-speed maneuverability and excellent high-speed handling. The joystick makes docking easy and safe, even in confined spaces. Outstanding maneuverability also leads to efficient driver response and high safety.
HIGH PERFORMANCEThis perfectly matched package provides outstanding performance and excellent maneuverability. By working in undisturbed water, the forward-facing propellers enhance the already high performance.
COMFORTThis package is designed for low noise and high onboard comfort. A combined rubber suspension and seal absorb propulsion forces and vibrations. All exhaust fumes are emitted through the pods and into the prop wash for improved comfort.
ELECTRONIC VESSEL CONTROLVolvo Penta Electronic Vessel Control fully integrates the propulsion system enabling the unique set of optional features, such as Joystick Docking, Dynamic Positioning System, and Glass Cockpit.
COMPACT AND ROBUST PACKAGEThe engine is designed and built to be immensely strong, using cutting edge technolgy and material. Together, the engine and pod form a compact, robust and highly efficient package that is easy to install. This gives excellent reliability and long-term durability.
LONG SERVICE LIFEA propulsion system from Volvo Penta is easy to maintain. Our comprehensive range of high-quality oil, lubrication, and coolant ensures top performance and more time at sea. Standard features include replaceable separate full-flow and bypass oil filter, oil level and oil temperature sensors and crank case oil separator to keep the engine in good condition. Maintenance assistant in the standard display indicating time to service.
- Solid and robust engine design
- Unique, steerable pods
- Forward-facing, twin counter-rotating propellers
- Integrated seawater and exhaust system
- Twin rubber suspension and sealing rings plus soft-suspended engines
- Electronically controlled common-rail injection system
- Electronic Vessel Control
- Electronic steering, enabling features such as joystick maneuvering and Dynamic Positioning System
- Hydraulic gear shift system with Low-speed Mode as standard
- Oil exchange is done from inside vessel
- Nickel-bronze-aluminum alloy and stainless steel in all main underwater components
- Complete range of propellers available
- Easily accessible service points