Type S Mechanical Helm Autopilot Drive
Mouse Over to Zoom
Click to Enlarge

OCTOPUSType S Mechanical Helm Autopilot Drive

Model # 19471127 | Mfg # OCTAFMDMSWUPC # 628309135850

This item is no longer available.


Type S Mechanical Helm Autopilot Drive

Name Value
Best Use Sterndrive
Drive Type Mechanical Rotary
Type Drive
Warranty Details Two Years

Product Overview

Replaces manual helm with a manual helm/autopilot drive combination, the Type S is a straight shaft rotary helm eliminating the need and expense to change to Hydraulic steering.

  • Low cost solution
  • Rudder feedback option mounts directly on the drive
  • Simple to install and reuse existing rotary steering cable
  • Power efficient with 1.25A average and 5A peak draw
  • No need to change to Hydraulic steering

Wheel not included.


The West Advisor articles have answered boaters' questions and provided solutions to boating problems for more than 20 years. West Marine has compiled one of the Web's most comprehensive collections of technical boating information articles.

Related West Advisor Articles


Product Q & A