Type RS - Unique RS Sailboat Drive

EASY TO BUY - Everything you need supplied in one box - drive, 6ft steering
cable and universal connection kit.

EASY TO FIT - The simple to mount installation kit and optional integrated
rudder feedback make for easy fitting.

COMPACT - The remote drive unit has a tiny 0.25Ft2 footprint and can be
mounted in the most convenient location on your boat, horizontally or
vertically.

RELIABLE & SAFE - Proven, tested design. The drive unit features a manual
override without having to disengage the autopilot first.

COMPATIBLE WITH YOUR PILOT - The Type R Remote Drive System is compatible
with all major brand inboard autopilot systems.

The Octopus Remote Sailboat Drive System makes it easy and economical to
install an automatic pilot on light displacement Sail Boats steered with a
mechanical system from a wheel or tiller. The system is designed for the
modern mid range sail boat which has restricted space to mount a standard
Linear drive. The drive is very responsive and has little feedback
resistance when in 'Stand by' mode making it very suitable for racing
yachts.

Recommended for Yachts up to 38Ft (11.5m) with a maximum displacement of
15400 Ibs / 7000 Kg.

The system includes a drive unit, a steering cable and a linear drive
connection kit. The drive unit Can be mounted either horizontal or
vertically in any convenient location. The steering cable length is
determined by the relative position of the drive unit to the linear drive
connection kit.

Specifications:

  • Box Dimensions: 8"H x 17"W x 27"L WT: 22.8 lbs
  • UPC: 628309203900

  • Shipping rates depend on the service. We offer a few flat rate programs with: FLAT RATE PROMO Domestic - 1-6 BUSINESS DAYS FLAT RATE for $0.00; Ground Delivery Domestic 1-3 Day Days for $9.99; Express Delivery Domestic (Next Day) FOR $29.95; Standard International; 1-6 Days for $45.00; Express International (1-3 Days) for $54.95;

  • Orders are processed and delivered Monday-Friday (excluding public holidays)


    The time frame for order delivery is divided into two parts:

    Processing time: Order verification, tailoring, quality check, and packaging. All orders are sent to our warehouses for dispatch within 24-48 hours after the order is placed.

    Shipping time: This refers to the time it takes for items to be shipped from our warehouse to the destination. After processing and leaving the warehouse, items usually take between 1 to 3 days to arrive at their destination but can take longer from time to time; especially, dependent on shipping method you select.

    Backorders: As soon as we receive your order, we automatically reach out to our suppliers to confirm that it is in stock and available for immediate shipment. If your item is on backorder or unavailable, we will void the pre-authorization and reach out to you via email. If your item(s) are available for immediate shipment (within 5 business days), we will process the charges and submit the order for shipment.

    Important note: Please note that all estimated shipping times stated are based on normal conditions. Every once in a while, we do experience heavy shipping volumes, especially during the holiday seasons. Delivery can take longer, but our aim is to have your item reach you as soon as possible.

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