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Old 17-04-2017, 17:18   #16
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Re: Autopilot installation problem

Originally Posted by trimarannaga View Post
Hi everyone

Hope someone has advice to help me

I ordered an EV200 Raymarine autopilot with linear drive. Problem is the drive unit is too long for the space I have. Space required is 31 1/2" from center. This gives room for the mounting bracket (4") and the drive unit at center helm position (27 1/2")

I only have 26 1/2". My transom if very narrow where the quadrant is.


Is there a good quality autopilot on the market that will fit in this space? Obviously this one won't, even with a modification of the bracket.


Hi. How did you get on? Was looking at diy installation of the EV200 linear drive for a B Oceanis 411. Would it have been a simple ish project had there been enough room to mount it.
Thanks. Hope all turned out well.

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Re: Autopilot installation problem

Attaching ram to quadrant

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