System type servo-pendulum gear
Windvane type H vane
Mode of operation steers through the main rudder
Steering signal wind
Steering force speed through the water
Steering element main rudder
Power leverage < 160 cm / 64 in
Suitable for
Vessel length < 8,5 m / 27 ft
Vessel weight < 2.500 kg / 5.500 lbs
Type of steering tiller
Cockpit position aft
Can be used as an emergency rudder? no
Load on the transom low
Position on the transom central, max. 10 cm/4 in offset
System weight 13 kg / 28 lbs
Force transmission
Tiller force transmitted to tiller fitting via lines led through four turning blocks, trim adjusted by moving stainless steel chain relative to tiller fitting
Advantages The lines are fastened to the top of the pendulum arm at deck level, so transmission paths are short
Short lines = little stretch
few blocks = little friction
Self-steering can be disconnected quickly and easily by removing the chain from the tiller fitting
pending in Europe, Australia, Canada, New Zealand
granted in Germany and the USA

Fits any stern configuration

Mounting options
F0 for moderate transoms
F1 for extreme transoms

CAD Renderings

Close-ups and photos of mounting options and force transmission can be found under Fotos