Kames - Model 25 - Tonne Raft
Measuring 12m x 14m this raft has 140 square metres of hanging space and is capable of holding 400 mussel droppers and a wet weight of mussels of 25 to 30 tonnes.This raft is made from the best materials for a long maintenance free working life. Two buoyancy pontoons support the hanging rafters and provide a safe non-slip loading and work area. Other design features include an unsinkable buoyancy system, heavy duty mooring points and attachments, easy transportation and assembly. All steel components are hot dip galvanised to BS729 and each raft is supplied with a recovery ladder and life ring. The raft can easily be fitted with predator nets to prevent bird predation.
All steel to European Standard EN 10025 S275. All joists hot rolled to BS4360. Galvanising to BS729 or DIN 50976 minimum size coating of 110 microns. All fixing bolts hot dip galvanised M88 high tensile. Flotation unit cases are rotationally moulded in PE with a minimum wall thickness of 6mm and subsequently filled with a closed cell polyurethane foam.