Steering Adaptations

RS Venture Connect: Electronic Steering & Sheeting

The RS Venture Connect Power Assist Pack is a conversion kit that includes a rechargeable battery and control pack, powered captive mainsheet winch, joystick control and sip-puff headset option. The watertight, rechargeable battery pack and control box is removable for charging in the club house. IPX7 fast-fit connectors are installed ...
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Sonar: Joystick/Sip ‘n’ Puff Steering

This actuator-driven system was developed by Gene Hinkel and Steve Alvey for Y-Knot Sailing. The first version of this system required a plate to be installed on the side rear of the cockpit to attach the actuator. With this system, the helmsperson is in front of the traveler, and we ...
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