Tag Archives: SHAFTDRIVE 5

Suomenlahden ykkönen

The boat was originally built in 1981 for the 3/4 tonne World Championships held in Helsinki, organized by NJK. The boat was sponsored by Mallasjuomat Oy from which the name "Suomenlahden Ykkönen" ("Number one in the Gulf of Finland") comes from. Advertising rules prohibited the use of this name and the name of the boat…
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S/Y HENRIETTA

The S/Y Henrietta is an Östersjö 8 designed by Knud H. Reimers and built in 1947 at the Jakobstads Båtvarv. It is now being restored, repaired and refitted with an Oceanvolt AX5 electric motor system. Read more about the boat and the restoring process on S/Y Henrietta's blog & Venerouvan kotiinpaluu ja uusi elämä, Yle Uutiset Technology used…
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HALLBERG-RASSY P28

The Hallberg-Rassy P28 is a sailing boat created by Harry Hallberg. The P 28 was built during 1955 - 1973 up to construction number 536. Why did you choose the Oceanvolt electric motor system? "Environmental reasons and because of the low maintenance need." How is the system performing? "Very well, thank you." What are the key benefits…
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JEANNEAU SUN 2500

Introduced in 2005, the Jeanneau Sun 2500 was designed by Olivier Petit and the Jeanneau design office as a fast small coastal cruiser. Practical Boat Owner magazine have described the Sun 2500 as having “…sufficient power to make rapid coastal passages, while it’s centreplate reduces its draught to 0.68 metres when you want to creep…
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ELECTRIC FISKARI

The electric Fiskari is a traditional Finnish wooden fishing motor boat built by Kaakon Vene and equipped with an Oceanvolt AX5 electric shaft drive motor. Why did you choose the Oceanvolt electric motor system? "Nice design, domestic and recommended by friends." How is the system performing? "Very well, even the AX3 would have been enough for…
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