ZRD - Supplier to OEMs

 


In addition to end user aftermarket sales and complete rebuilds, ZRD's reputation for innovative reliable products has been noticed by innovative Sailboat OEMs. Their obvious similar Professional Attention to Detail led them to select ZRD as a valuable reliable source for many system designs and components.

HAKE Yachts has incorporated ZRD provided valuable additional system design information. After in-depth analysis and consideration, HAKE Yachts installs ZRD designed and provided DC Gensets and 2nd High Output Dual ALternators on their Seaward Line model RK46 of Retracting Keel Sailboats. On the right are images from their professional installations.

Below is an image of the 46RK under sail and a cross section view of their innovative Retractable Keel. Click on either image to open a link to HAKE Yachts.

ZRD Complete System Replacements - Engines, HO 2nd Alternators, DC Gensets, ... Contact ZRD for Details.

Hake Yachts Retractable Keel
 
ZRD High Output 2nd Alternator front view installed on 46RK ... Contact ZRD or Hake Yachts for Details.

ZRD DC Genset (12vdc 220amp) front (service side) view installed on 46RK ... Contact ZRD or Hake Yachts for Details.
ZRD High Output 2nd Alternator rear view installed on 46RK ... Contact ZRD or Hake Yachts for Details.

ZRD DC Genset (12vdc 220amp) rear view installed on 46RK ... Contact ZRD or Hake Yachts for Details.


The top row shows the front and rear view from HAKE Yachts' ZRD 2nd High Output (12v220+amp) dual Alternator install. The second row shows HAKE Yacht's installation of a ZRD DC Genset (ZDCGE1222) inside their engine room along side of the propulsion engine. ZRD's exacting design allows for installations in the most compact locations.




On the right are images from an OEM boat builder's that makes Custom One-Off, Hand Made, Junk Rigged Schooners. ZRD assisted with system designs, supplied components, and manufactured others. He holds the same "99% is Not Good Enough" attitude that launched ZRD.

The two images on the first row show his progression of installing a ZRD supplied engine, complete with a ZRD 2nd High Output (12v220amp) Alternator and an OEM first alternator Serpentine Upgrade, an installed ZRD DC Genset (ZDCGE1222), 6 two volt (not a typo) batteries in series, and installed in each of the fuel tanks are ZRD manufactured fuel pick-up and returns.

The bottom two rows of four images show him using a ZRD supplied Complete Electrical System Design Layout. He started by making cut-out location placement holders for all of the electrical components. His near final design is rather elegant. A ZRD supplied 5 Kw inverter enables the vessel's owner to never want for 120vac power.

Below is an image of SV Willow at anchor in one of the many wonderful places in the pacific she visited. Click on this image to open a link to her builder's story.

ZRD Complete System Replacements - Engines, HO 2nd Alternators, DC Gensets, ... Contact ZRD for Details.
 
ZRD Complete System Replacements - Engines, HO 2nd Alternators, DC Gensets, ... Contact ZRD for Details.

ZRD Complete System Replacements - Complete System Electrical Layout Design, ... Contact ZRD for Details.

ZRD Complete System Replacements - Complete System Electrical Layout Design, ... Contact ZRD for Details.
ZRD Complete System Replacements - Engines, HO 2nd Alternators, DC Gensets, ... Contact ZRD for Details.

ZRD Complete System Replacements - Complete System Electrical Layout Design, ... Contact ZRD for Details.

ZRD Complete System Replacements - Complete System Electrical Layout Design, ... Contact ZRD for Details.




On the right are images from Multihull Technologies Inc. They are an OEM boat builder that designs and manufactures under the name Constellation Yachts. They build mono-hulls and especially catamarans to order. The images in the left column are from a 57 foot mono-hull they manufactured incorporating ZRD manufactured brackets and PTOs that were attached to their two 500hp Yanmar engines. The top picture shows the fronts of both engines as they are being installed in their beds prior to the installation of the ZRD PTOs and Brackets with direct attachment on a custom housing ILO an EAP.

The images in the right column are of some their catamarans. Their full website with many details and images may be viewed by clicking on either image below.

ZRD Complete System Replacements - Engines, HO 2nd Alternators, DC Gensets, ... Contact ZRD for Details.

ZRD Complete System Replacements - Engines, HO 2nd Alternators, DC Gensets, ... Contact ZRD for Details.
 
Constellation Yachts 57foot mono-hull with Yanmar engines prior to ZRD HO Alternators installed ... Contact ZRD for Details.

Constellation Yachts 57foot mono-hull with Yanmar engines after ZRD HO Alternators installed ... Contact ZRD for Details.

Constellation Yachts 57foot mono-hull being launched with ZRD HO Alternators installed ... Contact ZRD for Details.
Constellation Yachts 57foot mono-hull with Yanmar engines after ZRD HO Alternators installed ... Contact ZRD for Details.

Constellation Yachts 57foot mono-hull with Yanmar engines prior to ZRD HO Alternators installed ... Contact ZRD for Details.

Constellation Yachts 57foot mono-hull being launched with ZRD HO Alternators installed ... Contact ZRD for Details.




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