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Octopus Type S Straight Shaft Drive Unit Without Rudder Feed Back

$991.00

Type S – Standard Straight shaft for mounting behind the dash

This drive can be mounted in 2 ways, either at 90 degrees to the dashboard or at 20 degrees to the dashboard.  Spacer Kits are also available to reduce the space required behind the dashboard.

  • Retro Fits to Most Cable Steered Vessel

  • Easily Adaptable to S1 Autopilots

  • The Only Viable Option When Adding an Autopilot to a Cable Steered Vessel

  • Affordable, Reliable, Seamless-behind the Dash Installation

  • 2 Year Limited Warrant

 ASSEMBLED VIEW (bezel omitted)

OCTAFMDMSW - STANDARD STRAIGHT SHAFT DRIVE WITH 90º BEZEL KIT OC15SUK10 - 90º Bezel kit included




ASSEMBLED VIEW (bezel omitted)

OCTAFMDMSW - STANDARD STRAIGHT SHAFT DRIVE WITH 20º BEZEL KIT OC15SUK09 - 20º Bezel Kit Required

Rudder Feedback Modules are available for this drive unit.

The Rudder Feedback unit's come in two types. The universal RFB unit (OC15SUK06) has small switches making it generic to all major Autopilot manufacturers.

The standard RFB unit's (OC15SUK06A – OC15SUK06H) are dedicated to a particular manufacturer.

RFB for Autohelm-Raymarine

RFB for TFX-Morse

RFB for Simrad (Robertson)

RFB for Furuno



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