Check out the great review of Pelagic Autopilots in the September issue of PracticalSailor. The Pelagic Standard Autopilot received the “Best Choice” award and the Pelagic Heavy Autopilot received the “Recommended” rating! Come see us at the Annapolis Sailboat Show, Oct. 12 -15, Tent C-31.
Autopilot for Windvane Compass Steering for Monitor Windvane - In stock, ships in 3 - 5 business days.
Let the Monitor's water paddle provide the power to steer your boat to a constant compass course. Includes standard Pelagic Autopilot electronics, windvane actuator, bracket(s) and remote control for connecting the autopilot to the Monitor.
A standard off the shelf kit is available for Scanmar's Monitor windvane. Pricing reflects set of Pelagic autopilot electronics, the custom brackets required for installation and remote control option.
Please contact us regarding other windvane types as installations can vary by model.
Turns the windvane into a constant course steering device.
Power use is reduced by eight to ten times compared to a direct rudder drive autopilot.
The electronics package is the same as our tiller drive so having both methods is an option, providing an additional level of redundancy.
A standard kit is available for the Monitor. Other supported models include Hydrovane (see below). If you have another brand windvane installed, contact us regarding compatibility.
Hydrovane is supported with our standard tiller system.