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Retractable fin stabilizers type S

The SKF retractable fin stabilizers provide an excellent solution for many kinds of passenger vessels, such as ferries, cruise ships and yachts.

For vessels with a low to medium service speed and a demand for high roll reduction performance, SKF has developed a special tail flap which increases the roll reduction efficiency up to 15% compared with conventional two-part fin stabilizers. This so-called Ultra High Lift Fin is protected by an international patent.

  • Compact and proven design
  • Equipped with the Anti-Vortex-Tip
  • Ecodyn hydraulic power system for a highly dynamic response without peaks in demand
  • Fin box fitted with a flow-off recess to minimize the flow resistance
  • Unit is delivered ready for operation
  • Fitted with rotary vane actuators for powerful and reliable operation
  • Easy handling with intuitive operating elements
  • Wear-resistant sensors to register the ship movements
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