Side-Power Technology – Gravity Feed Lubrication
Posted on July 20, 2020 at 11:11 am by JPC Direct / Side-Power, Thrusters / 0
The thruster gearleg is filled with oil from a remote reservoir located above the waterline. This generates overpressure, making an effective seal against water intrusion in the gear leg.
- External oil tank for easy access
- Separate oil reservoir placed above the waterline
- Allows easy access for oil changes
- Ability to change oil in units used commercially, with hundreds of running hours per year
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