MORE THAN 2000 SDS APPLICATIONS

AROUND THE WORLD operating successfully since 1993 on pleasure crafts, commercial and defense vessels

FRANCE HELICES produces in its workshops Surface Drives Systems, for fast vessels (up to 40m) with planing hulls.

SDS are adapted to any type of powerboat, performance yacht, sport boat, sport fishing vessels, heavy duty high speed crafts such as ambulance, pilot boat, patrol boat, interceptor, search and rescue vessel, coast guard…

PROTOTYPE

Thank you Frank Kowalski /Safehaven for these beautiful pictures and films !

PLEASURE YACHTS


Mangusta 80′ – SDS 5L
Max Speed 52 knots – Engines 2x MTU 2400 HP @ 2450 RPM
FCB40 11m – SDS 2
Max speed 58 Knots 2 x 420Hp Yanmar @3300RPM

COAST GUARDS, DEFENCE AND PROFESSIONAL APPLICATIONS

LOA 15.1m SDS3 Max speed 37konts Engines 2x650Hp
LOA 23m SDS 3 Max speed 35Kn Engines 4x800Hp
Sea trial, 35m vessel equipped with SDS 6 drives
LOA 17 m – SDS 5
Max Speed 61 knots – Engines 2 x 1800 HP @ 2450 RPM
LOA 15M– SDS 3 CMN ULTRA HIGH SPEED INTERCEPTOR