Originally Posted by UlfilasBoldes
I am exploring the posibility of buying this autopilot.
I would appreciate opinions about the performance of the S1.
It would help if you said what boat you had and whether it was tiller or wheel steering. If it has wheel steering, how many turns is it to go from lock-to-lock?
The S1 is only rated for up to a specific displacement range. Also, some wheel steering systems take too many turns lock-to-lock for it to be effective.
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