Catalyst

Model:6-10
Serial:7342
Bore:8"
Stroke:10"
Cylinders:6
Horsepower:120
RPM:450
Current Owner:Pacific Catalyst II Inc
Current Location:Friday Harbor, Washington
Current Condition:Operational

Engine History

The Catalyst was the University of Washington's first purpose-built oceanographic research vessel. Its Washington Iron Works engine has remained in continuous operation since installated in May 1932 and still powers the boat through Southeast Alaska on passenger charters.

Engine Modifications