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Simrad SD10 Sailboat Drive

  • Max Boat Length: 36 Ft
  • 12 VDC, 7 Amps
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    25.95 Lbs.
    Status:      In Stock


    SD10 Drive Unit for Sailboats

    The SD10 Sailboat Drive system makes it easy and economical to install an autopilot on small to medium size sailboats with access to a quadrant or tiller.


    • Drive system is powerful and fast - capable of delivering over 180 kg/400 lbs of cable thrust, with a normal H.O. to H.O. time of 12-15 seconds
    • The system comprises of a Drive Unit, a Steering Cable and a Universal Connection Kit
    • The drive unit can be installed in any convenient location
    • The steering cable and connection kit transmit the steering forces to the quadrant or tiller
    • Standard steering cable length is 2 m (6 feet) other lengths available on request
    • The drive unit has a drive motor and solenoid clutch which allows hand steering when disengaged
    • The drive unit also has a built in adjustable thrust limiter and an integral rudder feedback (RFB) device


    Peak Thrust
    180 kg (from cable)
    Min Boat Displacement
    Max Boat Length
    11 m \ 36 ft
    Max Stroke
    Max Torque
    450 Nm
    150 mm \ 5.9 in
    225 mm \ 8.9 in
    150 mm \ 5.9 in
    4 kg \ 8.82 lbs
    Power Supply
    12V DC vDC
    Power Consumption
    Peak power: 7 A, Clutch Circuit Power: 0.85 A
    Power Consumption Average

    WARNING: This product MAY expose you to chemicals, which are known to the State of California to cause cancer, birth defects and/or other reproductive harm. For more information go to


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