Rescue Ski

Sidmouth’s Rescue Ski arrived on station in May of 2018. The Yamaha VX Deluxe is a highly capable vessel and can be launched and operated with just two crew. You can read theĀ Sidmouth Herald’s article for the Rescue Ski’s arrival here.

See below for Technical specifications of the Rescue Ski.

All images courtesy of Kyle Baker Photography –


Engine type 3-cylinder, TR-1 High Output, 4-stroke, DOHC, 4-valves
Displacement 1,049cc
Bore x stroke 82.0 mm x 66.2 mm
Compression ratio 11.0 : 1
Cooling system Water-cooled
Pump type 155 mm Axial Flow
Fuel Unleaded Regular Gasoline
Fuel supply system Electronic Fuel Injection
Fuel capacity 70.0 litres
Oil capacity 3.5 litres



Length 3.35 m
Width 1.22 m
Height 1.19 m
Dry weight 301 kg