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Electric Steering On my Cruising Sailboat?

Electric Steering On my Cruising Sailboat?

Recently one of my readers sent in the photo above with a question regarding the green wire connected to the steering quadrant. The question basically went like this: Can you tell me what is electrical in my steering system? I do have autopilot, but that is connected to the steering system via a mechanical servo arm. What purpose does this green Continue Reading »

Introducing a New Website & App For The Yachting Community

Introducing a New Website & App For The Yachting Community

  Introducing A New Website To Help Boaters Lean More About Their Boat Let me introduce you to someone who I have been communicating with for several years now. Silvio Franceschini in a marine electronics/electrical technician located in Switzerland and he’s been very busy the last several years. He’s created a really wonderful and useful website called simply y-tronics.com . Continue Reading »