The 823 is a medium duty landing craft with a 1m30 wide bow door. The superstructure is not included in the design but can be added to customer’s requirements.
The design has a self bailing deck and ample space underneath to house fuel tanks (included in the standard kit) and flotation blocks if required. The location of the tank can be arranged to compensate any specific loading characteristics depending on the type of application and usage. Her construction is a combination of longitudinal and transverse framing and designed in accordance with CE- category B
The designed maximum payload, subject to centre of gravity height and weight distribution, as well as operating conditions, is 1,500 kg. The hull is designed for (twin) outboard drive and has excellent handling characteristics even at higher speeds.
The kit has been modified by Bruce Roberts Europe bv to comply with the European codes and rules, as well as production standards. The Bruce Roberts Europe pre-cut building kit consists of extremely accurate cut parts from first class marine grade aluminium, including precision markings, the pre-forming of all parts and all profiles (extrusions) as used in the hulls construction.
The standard kit comprises all parts for the hull including bow door and bow door hinges, but excludes a cabin, which can be added to customer’s requirement as an optional extra. A comprehensive set of assembly drawings and step by step instructions accompany each kit, ensuring efficient and fast assembly of this boat.