SailNet Community - View Single Post - Autohelm 600 Control unit
View Single Post
post #2 of Old 06-07-2012
Dufour 27 Newb
Join Date: Dec 2010
Location: Malta
Posts: 108
Thanks: 0
Thanked 1 Time in 1 Post
Rep Power: 7
Re: Autohelm 600 Control unit

Originally Posted by pinskymr View Post
I have a 1987 Sabre 38 with its original Autohelm 6000 autopilot. Up until this spring it worked flawlessly. But this recommissining the control unit failed. Does anyone know where I can acquire a used or potential new (unlikely) Autohelm 6000 control unit? Raymarine stopping supporting this system 5 years ago. I found a person with an Autohelm ST6000 but the this a different model and the electronics are quite different. My control unit attaches by velcro pads and has a fixed cable connecting it to the computer and flux compass.

My email address is

ebay has autohelm6000 parts for sale all the time! try both the .com and

Also I found this in a seperate thread (1year old) but maybe worth a shot!


If you are still looking for an Autohelm 6000...


I have recently replaced my auto pilot and have a complete and fully functioning Autohelm 6000 system for sale. Great as a primary system or for hard to get spares!!

Fluxgate compass
Control heads
Course computer
Type 1 linear drive unit

Can ship at buyers for more information -
jaybeegee is offline  
Quote Share with Facebook
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome