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by Smooth Cruiser
Mon May 22, 2006 10:06 pm
Forum: Steering and Autopilots
Topic: Autopilots
Replies: 49
Views: 52236


I can't offer much help on other alternatives - but I do have a Raytheon ST4000+ Tiller Autopilot and find it very good. It appears to be sized well for the boat. It handles all conditions well. As with any autopilot it struggles a little running straight downwind in heavy winds - struggling a bit o...
by Smooth Cruiser
Fri May 12, 2006 4:49 pm
Forum: Building, Timber and Joinery
Topic: Cockpit Roof Extention
Replies: 9
Views: 9032

Cockpit Roof Extention

James, Not sure what your set up over the back beam is - whether you have a targa bar or large davits or are sticking to the plan. If you don't have any substantial structure then my comment would be that I tend to spend a lot of my time while sailing standing on the back beam and leaning on the edg...