Y&B Variable windvane self steering system
Light weight and affordable windvane self steering system.
Y&B Variable allows you to choose the angles for the upper mounting tubes during mounting, to best suit your boat.
Allows High mounting with extra parts.
|About 10 kgs/22 Lbs
|Super versatile, suitable for almost every transom, with or without a transom hung rudder. Upper mounting tube angle chosen during mounting. May require an extra mounting tube
|Upper mounting tube angle
|Variable, choose during mounting
|Upside Down Windvane
|Standard, with super easy engage/disengage
|Glass fiber/epoxy, unfinished
|Acetal/glass ball bearings
|Glass fiber/epoxy foam, requires painting to protect from uv
|Overload protection on pendulum rudder
|Standard, releases completely
|Yes, as far as compact shipping allows
|Estimated assembly or build time
|2 years on parts + 13 months "It will steer your boat"
|February-March delivery (Order before January)
|Standard distance 200 mm
|Email, phone, video call
|Covered gears, to protect from UV radiation
|Included as standard
With the optional "High mounting" parts you can situate this system for instance above deck height instead of slightly below, or above a transom hung rudder instead of behind it.
Please ask Mister Vee for advice if unsure.