Race, cruise or fish - Raymarine's new Evolution autopilot will take command. Some of our first Evolution users share their ...
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Installation & Operating Handbook
Autohelm 6000 is one of the first of a new generation of microprocessor controlled autopilots and is suitable for sailing and motor vessels of between 13m and 20m LOA (&I' - 60'). Whilst the engineering behind the system is complex, operation has been simplified to the point where switching over to autopilot merely involves touching a single button. Complicated control knobs have given way to microprocessor automation so that steering performance is continuously optimised over the entire range of sea and vessel trim conditions. Autohelm 6000 is simple to install and prepare for sea trials. However, sound installation is vital if the system's full performance potential and reliability are to be achieved. The installation notes should be followed carefully and in cases where special advice ...