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Old 16-02-2012, 10:17   #1
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tiller autopilot brand

Anyone have any experience with either of the following tiller pilots?

Raymarine ST 2000+

Simrad TP 22

They seem similarly sized appropriately for my 33 footer for coastal/inshore use. The Raymarine seems to have a quicker stop to stop time. Wondering about effectiveness and reliability.

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I have a St 2000+ haven't had any problems with it however I don't use it much so haven't tested its limits.
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plenty of reviews here on cf. tp22 has a better rep... hth
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plenty of reviews here on cf. tp22 has a better rep... hth

So I just searched and couldn't find much specific. Do you have any threads in mind?
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I looked on several groups. try sailnet, sailing anarchy etc
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the lon g and short of my several month research was the 2000+ leaked and the simrad worked well and did not leak. I choose the tp32 for power consumprtion as I voyage.
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Used/owned both but prefer the Raymarine... ST1/2000...
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why the 2000
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Got more poke... use it as a backup on deliveries...
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