1000 Watt Xenon Yacht Searchlight

This searchlight has a rare combination of extreme power and a pleasing style. Standard on U.S. Coast Guard Cutters and Icebreakers, and an optional high powered strobe providing effective nonlethal deterrence against pirates. This product is perfect for the world’s largest super yachts that don’t want to have any geographic travel limitations anywhere across the world.

  • Beam Intensity: 80 Million Beam Candlepower (candela)
  • Distance Serviced on Clear Night: 8944 Meters (approx.)
  • Remote Electric Beam-Size Focus
  • Proportional Speed Joystick Control
  • Bullet-resilient Reflector
  • Standard on U.S. Coast Guard Cutters and Icebreakers
  • Meets the Specifications of the Polar Code
  • Beyond 360 Degrees of Rotation (385° With Sliding Stop)
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  • Electric Beam-Size Focus: 1 to 20º (throughout continuous spectrum)
  • Temperature Range: -40 ºC to +55 ºC (Survivability down to -46.8° C)
  • Environmental Protection: IP56
  • Power Consumption: 115VAC/18 Amps or 230VAC/9 Amps; 50/60HZ
  • Vertical Span: +35° to -35° (Total 70° approx.)
  • Horizontal Span: Beyond Full Circle (385° with sliding stop)
  • Beam Speed (approx): 25º per sec (Horiz./Fast); 3º per sec (Horiz./Slow)
  • Xenon Lamp: 1000TRC -1000 Watts, 6000K, 1500 Hours
  • Beam Intensity: 80 Million Candela
  • Distance Serviced Measuring 1 LUX: Approx. 8944 meters on a clear night.
  • Reflector: Precision Electroformed, Nickel Material, Bullet-resilient
  • Materials: Marine-Grade Aluminum and Stainless Steel
  • Finish: Salt-Resistant, Scratch-Resistant, Powder Coat
  • Weight: 155 lbs (70.3kg)

  • Custom Colors
  • In most cases, the standard white color can be replaced with any custom color when provided RAL number.

  • Full Manual Back-up
  • Searchlight can be operated during an emergency, instantly with no tools, if any motor fails.

  • Anti-Icing Heater
  • Thermostat-controlled heaters prevent ice build-up in cold climates.

  • Azimuth Indicator
  • LCD panel displays the horizontal aiming position in degrees.

  • Wall of Light LEDs
  • Auxiliary LEDs illuminate wide areas at close range where the narrower xenon beam cannot service. Learn More

  • High-Powered Strobe
  • Powerful nonlethal deterrent disorients intruder and denies night vision.

  • NightFINDER™ Thermal
  • Integrated camera adds night vision capability, and the camera is used as a covert targeting device to instantly light up objects. Learn More

  • NightFINDER Lowlight
  • Integrated color lowlight camera with electronic zoom adds night vision capability, and the camera is used as a covert targeting device to instantly light up objects.

  • LED IR Illuminator
  • IR Beam, invisible to the human eye, provides Covert Surveillance when used with Lowlight Cameras and NVG’s. Learn More

  • SmartVIEW™ Control
  • Microprocessor-based controls provide switching throughout an RS-485 BUS network, and TCP/IP connection utilizes multiple protocols such as ONVIF, PELCO-D, NMEA 0183 and Carlisle & Finch’s own protocol. Learn More

  • Detachable IR Filter
  • Filter quickly attaches with no tools provides covert surveillance when used with lowlight cameras or NVGs.

Plant Shutdown


We will be closed for our Annual 2-Week Vacation from 29-July to 13-August. No orders will be manufactured or shipped during this time. We reopen 14-August-23.