Cruisers Forum
 


Join CruisersForum Today

 
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread Rate Thread Display Modes
Old 23-03-2016, 15:35   #1
Registered User
 
NOMN's Avatar

Join Date: Apr 2013
Location: U.S.A.
Boat: CD 26D.
Posts: 129
Norvane Auto-Steering Windvane. *Sweet Deal!!*

These are one of the best out there in terms of reliability - never had her installed.

FEATURES


• The NORVANE is a stainless steel, servo-pendulum, self-steering wind vane.
• Completely mechanical – no electricity required.
• Designed for easy installation and simple operation.
• Built from investment cast, type 316 stainless steel and Duplex stainless steel for extra strength, durability and maximum corrosion resistance.
• Electro-polished components.
• Stainless steel balled bearings, housed in Delrin ball races on the servo-system; and glass-balled, ball bearings on the wind train for maximum sensitivity and extra smooth performance. Low friction and maintenance free.
• 360 course setting. Can be controlled from the cockpit. Worm Gear operated on all models.
• No concealed lines.
• Adjustable counterweight.
• Extra strength wind blades made from ultra-light, Polycarbonate material with two metal struts for extra strength.
Rudder can swing up to a vertical position when not in use.
• Quick removal of unit from boat when not in use.
• Overload protection in case of impact.
• Built-in square socket drive for the emergency steering.
• Made in the U.S.A.


The NORVANE self-steering wind vane is powerful as well as reliable.
Tried and tested in all weather conditions and has proved its ability to keep the vessel on a steady course.

Size #12





NORVANE Self-Steering Wind Vane. Stainless steel, servo-pendulum. Powerful, sturdy and reliable for sailboats 20’ to 60’

Model #12, Plus Emergency Cruising Spares Kit.

BRAND NEW in box.

Never opened once.

Never used.

$1900.00 OBO.

__________________

__________________
"I was born in the breezes, and I had studied the sea as perhaps few men have studied it, neglecting all else." -Captain Joshua Slocum
Check out my blog it's freakin' awesome!! nomnmusic.com/blog**
NOMN is offline  
Old 24-03-2016, 07:17   #2
Registered User
 
NOMN's Avatar

Join Date: Apr 2013
Location: U.S.A.
Boat: CD 26D.
Posts: 129
Re: Norvane Auto-Steering Windvane. *Sweet Deal!!*

Will ship free!!
__________________

__________________
"I was born in the breezes, and I had studied the sea as perhaps few men have studied it, neglecting all else." -Captain Joshua Slocum
Check out my blog it's freakin' awesome!! nomnmusic.com/blog**
NOMN is offline  
Old 24-03-2016, 15:07   #3
Registered User
 
Cruiser2B's Avatar

Join Date: Apr 2011
Location: Norfolk
Boat: Westsail 32
Posts: 384
Re: Norvane Auto-Steering Windvane. *Sweet Deal!!*

PM sent
__________________
https://svsalacia.blogspot.com
1976 Westsail 32......preparing to get underway!
USCG 100T Master Near Coastal
Cruiser2B is offline  
Old 04-04-2016, 17:07   #4
Registered User

Join Date: Sep 2015
Location: Lancaster, VA
Boat: Durbeck, D46, 51ft
Posts: 10
Re: Norvane Auto-Steering Windvane. *Sweet Deal!!*

is the unit still available?
cwhofman is offline  
Old 21-04-2016, 17:17   #5
Registered User
 
NOMN's Avatar

Join Date: Apr 2013
Location: U.S.A.
Boat: CD 26D.
Posts: 129
Re: Norvane Auto-Steering Windvane. *Sweet Deal!!*

Yes, it is. Let me know.
__________________
"I was born in the breezes, and I had studied the sea as perhaps few men have studied it, neglecting all else." -Captain Joshua Slocum
Check out my blog it's freakin' awesome!! nomnmusic.com/blog**
NOMN is offline  
Old 22-04-2016, 10:15   #6
Registered User
 
DDabs's Avatar

Join Date: Aug 2011
Location: St. Petersburg, FL
Boat: Caliber 40LRC
Posts: 1,547
Images: 16
Re: Norvane Auto-Steering Windvane. *Sweet Deal!!*

So what size boats does the #12 fit on? I can't find any info on their site, but it seems like they have four different sizes?
DDabs is offline  
Old 01-05-2016, 08:19   #7
Registered User
 
NOMN's Avatar

Join Date: Apr 2013
Location: U.S.A.
Boat: CD 26D.
Posts: 129
Re: Norvane Auto-Steering Windvane. *Sweet Deal!!*

~30' is the average for that!!!
__________________

__________________
"I was born in the breezes, and I had studied the sea as perhaps few men have studied it, neglecting all else." -Captain Joshua Slocum
Check out my blog it's freakin' awesome!! nomnmusic.com/blog**
NOMN is offline  
 

Tags
steering, wind, windvane

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes Rate This Thread
Rate This Thread:

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
For Sale: BRAND NEW Norvane Auto-Steering Windvane. NOMN Classifieds Archive 5 05-02-2016 17:34
NORVANE WINDVANE Performance / Reliability review kirkalittle Product or Service Reviews & Evaluations 19 30-01-2014 05:33
For Sale: Windvane self steering (Norvane) ChrisnCate Classifieds Archive 2 30-07-2012 21:41
NORVANE Self Steering Gear Skipperlu Auxiliary Equipment & Dinghy 1 07-06-2012 08:34
For Sale: Norvane Self-Steering Vane Pauliboi Classifieds Archive 1 23-08-2011 08:24



Copyright 2002- Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.

All times are GMT -7. The time now is 04:21.


Google+
Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2018, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
Social Knowledge Networks
Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2018, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.

ShowCase vBulletin Plugins by Drive Thru Online, Inc.