Aries windvane

We are glad that you found us. We recently moved from Denmark to the Netherlands. As the Netherlands have their roots in sailing we will use this heritage and continue to produce one of the best self steering equipment on the market.

Of course with the same . It works on the servo pendulum system in which the vane operates a servo rudder which can swing sideways. This motion is transmitted to the tiller or wheel by ropes .

Built of bronze and stainless. Featured bevel gear transmission between wind vane and servo rudder to prevent ‘oversteer. Forty of these models were during . Aries No- The first Aries Vane Gear.

When it comes to simple, robust, reliable self-steering — especially in snarly weather — a mechanical windvane is hard to beat. Mactra Marine were the UK authorised dealer for a number of years when the product was produced by Peter Matthiesen in Denmark and until recently for the current model, made by Lean Nelis in the Netherlands. We still have a good range . The gear only has to develop enough power to.

I love to talk with the owners because they usually are serious passagemakers.

When under sail we all prefer using the wind vane rather than an autopilot. Boat Model, Downeast 38. Secon there is the body of the Aries, its legs and servo-oar, coupled to an electronic brain in the form of a small tiller-pilot.

It steers to a compass course and . Not so long ago you could tell offshore sailboats from their coastal cousins by the windvane self-steering gear bolted to their transoms, but this is no longer true. These days, many offshore sailors now . Find aries windvane ads. Buy and sell almost anything on Gumtree classifieds. Wind vane self steering. Atoms wind vane , was on my beneteau 42.

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