SIMRAD–RPU80 Reversible Hydraulic Autopilot Steering Pump
RPU80 Reversible Hydraulic Autopilot Steering Pump
|Best Use||Hydraulic Steering|
|Connection Interface||12V Direct Connection|
|Maximum Boat Displacement||20000 Pounds (35 Feet)|
|Warranty Details||Two Years|
The RPU80 is a reversible hydraulic steering pump for boats up to 35'.
A reversible hydraulic steering pump is used to add autopilot capabilities to outboard or sterndrive (inboard/outboard) vessels with existing hydraulic steering systems. It works in conjunction with Simrad autopilot computer as part of an autopilot system. Larger boats need larger pumps; your choice of pump will determine whether you need a standard NAC-2 or high-current NAC-3 autopilot computer.
- Application: Vessels with stering ram capacity of 4.9-15.2 cu. in.
- Boat Length: Under 35'
- Hydraulic Ram Capacity: 4.9-15.2cu.in. (80-250cc)
- Maximum Pressure: 60 BAR
- Dimensions: 7 11/16"L x 4 5/16"W x 4 5/8"H
- Amperage: 2.4-6A @ 12V
- Autopilot Computer: NAC-2
- Hardover Time: 8-20 seconds
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