Self Steering Wind Vane
South Atlantic Ultralight Self Steering This is our Ultralight Self Steering for small daysailers. It is a servo-pendulum wind vane, the most widely proven principle for a windvane. Lightweight just 7 kilos!!!.
Our wind vane is a fast and efficient steering system, your best sailing crewmember at sea!. The servo-pendulum system consists of a [sensor-vane] which transmits the change in the wind direction to the windvane rudder. This moves laterally on reception of the signal. The rudder is attached to the tiller by [lines] which move the tiller or wheel that steer the sail boat.
Advantages of our Self Steering Wind Vane
" Adjustable vane (for strong or light wind)
" Easy to start and stop operating
" Lift up swinging rudder, 180 degrees
" Protection against overloading
" Detachable auxiliary rudder
"Length of air vane mast, pendulum shaft and tiller arm customised to fit each individual boat.
Strength and Durability
South Atlantic, uses a 100% sea water resistant alloy.
" Sea water resistant aluminium,
" POM bearings.
" Servo rudder, Polyethylene
" 6mm polycarbonate vane
south atlantic self steering S 301
ca. 7 Kilos
"We use sliding bearings: they need no upkeep and run softly.
Demand for spare bearings is almost man-existing!
Series : up to 6 m / 20 ft
Series S-301: up to 1200 kg