Yard Star 25


HOSTAR Model YARDSTAR 25 ton Self-Propelled Hydraulic Boat Mover for yard use, configured with the following equipment and/or specifications:

• To handle power boats to 50 feet, sailboats to 55 feet
• Overall length of 40 feet (longer or shorter if desired)
• Overall bed length of 32 feet +/-
• Overall width of 9 feet
• Capacity of 50,000 lbs.
• Power Plant:
    * John Deere industrial diesel engine (or equivalent) with complete instrumentation and full enclosure
    * Two two-speed hydraulic drive units with brakes at rear
    * Two hydraulic drive/steering motors at front
    * Hydraulic drive pump with hydrostatic variable displacement transmission
    * Operator's station with joystick controls
• 10" x 10" x 1/2" structural steel tube main frame, reinforced with 10" x 20 lb. structural channel steel
    * Four fully adjustable hydraulic arms to handle up to 6' 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 cylinders
    * Solenoid-actuated remote control with pendant operation
• Six low profile high flotation heavy lug industrial yard tires
• Four galvanized steel slide-through keel-supporting cross beams
• Welded strap hangers with straps for sailboat keels
• 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 any color
             Galvanized arms, arm extensions, pad brackets, cross beams

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

Production Time: Twenty-two to twenty-six weeks from start of construction

Self Propelled Yard Star Series 25

Available Options

• Submersible use: Raised operator's station platform for above-water operation, stainless steel hose ends and fittings, solid tires
• Wireless remote control of hydraulic functions
• Fully proportional wireless remote control
• Reinforced aluminum cross beams in lieu of steel beams, priced per cross beam
• Stainless steel hose ends and fittings
• Solid tires in lieu of pneumatic tires
• Additional pair hydraulic arms
• Independent traction control of all drive wheels


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