10 KG/22 LBS Self steering
The Light weight option:
At around 10 kgs (22lbs) in the configuration shown on the right, Y&B is easily the lightest windvane self steering system available.
- Super versatile mounting system
- Pendulum rudder is glass fibre/epoxy foam, with a carbon fibre stock
- Carbon fibre mounting tubes
- Other parts except the windvane are glass fibre and stainless steel
- Acetal bearings in the pendulum rudder
- PE/steel bearings in the pendulum axle
- Acetal/glass ball bearings in the windvane
- High performance plastic bevel gears
The configuration shown on the right uses an extra mounting tube, available from the shop.
- Rope for the steering lines (5 mm dyneema/spectra)
- Guide blocks on the boat (usually 2)
- Nuts & bolts to connect the system to the boat
For the most complete information, please refer to the Mister Vee brochure, available from the download section.