HOSTAR Model YARDSTAR 100 ton Self-Propelled Hydraulic Boat Mover for yard use, configured with the following equipment and/or specifications:

• To handle power boats and sailboats up to 100 tons
• Overall length of 75 to 80 feet (longer/shorter if desired)
• Overall bed length of 65 feet +/-
• Overall width of 11 feet +/-
• Capacity of 200,000 lbs. with load on all cross beams
• Main frame: Solid welded sectional ladder frame construction
• Operator's station with joystick controls
• Power plant:
    * Industrial diesel engine with complete instrumentation and full enclosure
    * Hydrostatic drive units with brakes at rear
    * Two hydraulic drive/steering motors at front
    * Hydraulic drive pump with hydrostatic variable displacement transmission
• Hydraulics:
    * Ten fully adjustable hydraulic arms to handle up to 8' draft; forward-facing rear arms, inward-canting forward arms
    * Hydraulic walking beam suspension to lift/lower frame each side
    * Pilot-operated double-locking valves on all hydraulic cylinders
    * Solenoid actuated hydraulic remote control with pendant operation
• Eighteen high flotation 28 x 12.5 x 15 heavy lug industrial yard tires
• Ten reinforced aluminum slide-through keel-supporting cross beams
• Stainless steel T-pins and hardware
• Finish: Entire unit sandblasted to white steel; professionally finished with two coats high-build epoxy primer with hardener,
             three coats high performance acrylic urethane with hardener - choice of color
             Galvanized hydraulic arms, arm inserts, pad brackets

Specifications and components subject to change as necessary to meet customer requirements and/or to upgrade product.

Production Time: Forty to forty-five weeks from start of construction
                            Fully assembled and commissioned at customer's site

Yard Star 100

Available Options

• Submersible use: Raised operator's station platform for above-water operation, stainless steel piston rods, hose ends and fittings, welded strap hangers and straps for sailboat keels, solid tires
• Wireless remote control
• Stainless steel hose ends and fittings
• Solid tires in lieu of pneumatic tires
• Independent traction control of all drive wheels


HOSTAR Marine Transport Systems, Inc
One Kendrick Road Wareham, MA 02571
(800) 783-9303