The SHIRE 40 provides a competively priced engine full of features suitable for narrowboats up to 60ft and many wide beam craft. The unit is based upon the Yanmar engine and is matinized at the EP Barrus factory in Oxon. The engine comes complete with twin 12V alternators of 50A and 140A capacity providing plenty of energy for modern electrical systems. The gearbox used is the well proven PRM 150 hydraulic box. A twin thermostat system ensures rapid heating for calorifier circuits. The comprehensive installation kit comprises control panel, flexible exhaust and dry silencer, flexible mounts and oil extraction sump pump.