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Vetus Thruster Control Panel

  • Control: (1) Joy-Stick, Waterproof to IP66 from the Front
  • High Quality Aluminum Front
  • Voltage: 12 - 24 Volts DC, Designed with Built-In Time Delay
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    0.60 Lbs.
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    Note:  This item ships from the manufacturer.
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    These new Vetus bow thruster control panels can be placed virtually anywhere due to their compact dimensions. Thanks to the design and quality of materials, these panels will be an asset to your dashboard.

    • Built-in time delay, to prevent thruster damage caused by reversing rotation direction too quickly
    • Automatic switch off after 30 minutes of inactivity
    • Warning LED and buzzer in the event of 2 minute continuous running
    • Automatic thruster switch-off after 2 minutes continuous running
    • Protected against accidental or unauthorized operation
    • Panel power on indicator
    • Control circuit overload protection
    • Waterproof to IP66
    • Hole Diameter is the same as VETUS engine gauges
      • Panel will cover an existing hole when replacing a BP control panel

    Model # BPAJ
    Interface Joystick
    Dimensions (Cutout) 2-3/64" Diameter x 3-1/2" Depth
    Dimensions (Cover) 3-13/16" L x 3-23/32" W x 13/64" H
    Voltage 12 - 24 Volts DC

    Imperial dimensions are approximate. The manufacturer built this product to metric specs.

    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

    Vetus Bow / Stern Thruster Control Panel
    Item #: 304948
  • 2 Joy-Sticks with TD
  • Designed for Combination of Bow Thruster and Stern Thruster
  • Designed with Time Delay
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    Vetus Remote Control
    Item #: 304951
  • Control for a Vetus Bow or Stern Thruster
  • Voltage: 12 or 24 Volt DC, Key Pod Control and Receiver Included
  • Can also Be Used to Control a Vetus Windlass
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