Witvis

1956

About Witvis

Designed in Switzerland and built 1956 by shipyard Nicolaas Witsen in Alkmaar: the hydrofoil “Witvis” used as workboat. Although the boat was equipped with a relatively small propeller, with her twin 235hp engines @ 3,000 rpm, she was able to reach a maximum speed of nearly 75 kph / 46.6 mph.

Witvis’s launch specifications

928
1956
10.75m / 35’3”
41 knots
2.60m / 8’6”
1.15m / 3’9”
Witvis
Witvis

Propulsion

2x 235hp engines @ 3,000 rpm