This page provides our Ocean Alexander MK1 technical specifications.
Poseidon is a 1980 Ocean Alexander Mk1 with 3 staterooms – see image of Ocean Alexander MK1 specs – designed by American boat designer Ed Monk Jr. Ninety two of these boats were made between 1978 and 1983, and Poseidon has hull number 39. From 1984, the Mk1 was superseded by the Mk2.
For those of you who like details, here we go. But if you prefer photos, take a look at the Gallery.
Poseidon has a semi-displacement hull with a deep keel, hard chine, flat stern:
*Update: We’ve now installed a “double-double” filter arrangement using two Fleetguard filters. 1. FS19513 (20 microns) 2. FS1000 (10 microns) microns) 3. Engine spin-on (2 microns)
Each filter includes a dedicated vacuum gauge providing some monitoring capability that we previously didn’t have.
We have the battery 1/2/0ff switch in pilot house to select bank for 12 volt house appliances. Default configuration is Battery #1.
*Update: We’ve now installed a Coursemaster CM950 Intelligent Autopilot system. For more details, please take a look at my blog, Introducing our extra hand at the helm.