Motor Yacht + 80 m - 100 m
Wednesday March 29, 2017


Motor Yacht - Limitless - 96 m - Lurssen - 1997Owned by Limited Brands CEO Les Wexner, head of lingerie chain Victoria's Secret, Limitless will always remain the largest yacht to fly the American flag

after a special act of Congress was made in its honour.
The 1997ABS-classified yacht was at the time, and continues to be, technologically advanced; becoming the first yacht purpose-built for diesel-electric propulsion, and the first to feature Dynamic Positioning technology.

Limitless is powered by a hybrid diesel and diesel-electric propulsion package that allows her conventional diesels to be boosted a further 6,607hp by a pair of 16-cylinder Caterpillar 3516 and two 12-cylinder Caterpillar 3412 diesels that power electric motors.
This combination gives her a top speed of 25 knots flat out, with a cruising speed of 17.00 knots from her 400,000-litre fuel tanks.

Shipyard : LURSSEN
Built : 1997/2003
Length over all : 96.25 m
Beam : 12.40 m
Draft : 4.40 m
Cruising speed : 17 kts
Crew : 20
Guests : 12
Owner :  Leslie H. Wexner, USA
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Questions of the Month

- Why an additional paragraph social media policy should be added to the crew contract ?

- Why many experienced captains are never given a chance to get a position on a 30+ m ?

- What is really covering your yacht crew member insurance ?

- During the season, is there enough time for safety drills and training ?

- Can Captains count on duty crew members at dock in case of emergency ?



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