EQUIPMENT DESCRIPTION AND DATA (Contd)
LOCATION AND DESCRIPTION OF FORWARD COCKPIT COMPONENTS
DAILY ROUTINE PLATE--This data plate reminds boat crew operator what
task they must perform before operating the boat.
ENGINE INSTRUMENT PANEL--Contains instrument gauges, switches,
and indicator lights that are used during boat operation.
ENGINE THROTTLE/TRANSMISSION CONTROL LEVERS--These
levers have dual positions and functions. The levers can control engine RPM
speed in the outward position or engine RPM speed and transmission shift
positions while levers are in the inward position.
windshield wipers, searchlight and hand worklight.
SCOOP CONTROL LEVERS--The left lever controls the port and the right
lever controls the starboard hydrojet scoops positioning.
SEARCHLIGHT INTERNAL MOUNT--Located forward and right of the
scoop control levers. This provides mounting for searchlight when cab is
HANDRAILS--Functions as safety rails for crew. There are five rails located
on the boat; three in the forward cockpit and two outside of forward cockpit
near the front of the boat.
HATCHET--Located on starboard wall forward cockpit, the hatchet is
provided for emergencies such as cutting lines.
RIFLE MOUNTS--Located on port and starboard walls in forward cockpit.
HAND HELD FIRE EXTINGUISHER--Located on starboard wall of
forward cockpit. Extinguisher is used by crew to extinguish fires.
MAP LOCKER--Lockable stowage compartment for maps, manuals, and
other authorized equipment.
DISCHARGE OF OIL PROHIBITED PLATE--Indicates to operator that
the discharge of oil is prohibited.
BOW STORAGE LOCKER--Provides a lockable stowage compartment for
hand operated bilge pump, life jackets, and other equipment.
AUXILIARY SWITCH PANEL--Located to the right of the steering wheel,
this panel operates auxiliary items such as windshield wipers, horn, bilge
pumps, and lights.
EMERGENCY ENGINE STOP CONTROL, STARBOARD--Stops the
starboard engine when pulled out. For emergency use only.
EMERGENCY ENGINE STOP CONTROL, PORT--Stops the port engine
when pulled out. For emergency use only.