The AP9 Bosun's practical, ergonomic design means that the settings can be quickly adjusted by rotary control or touch pads.Precision steering is supplied through rate of turn, rudder limits and counter rudder in addition to standard weather, rudder and trim controls.
Utilising the latest electronic technology, it operates through analogue controls which have proven to be the most reliable and accurate method of autopilot steering available.
It can operate as a stand alone system or alternatively, you can integrate the system with navigational equipment such as GPS, radar and plotting systems, providing waypoint steering when connected. With the addition of a hand or panel remote, it can be operated conveniently from virtually any position on the vessel.
For the serious seafarer, the AP9 Bosun is an essential tool.
The AP9 Bosun autopilot can be designed to meet the needs and requirements of any vessel or customer. This puts you way ahead of the rest.
You have the option of steering wheel, steering levers, rudder indicators and gyro interface to meet operational requirements. You also have the choice of fluxgate compass or sensor from the main vessel's magnetic compass.
In the end, wherever you need to go, we've got the means to get you there.
* Locks onto current course when auto is engaged
* Pre-set course selection for hands-off navigation
* Rate of turn and counter-rudder customised to vessel
* Off course alarms
* Timer can be used as watch alarm, event timer or commercial watch alarm
* Luminescent front panel for night operation
* Gyro compass input
* Factory designed to support up to three remote stations
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