CapeHorn Self-Steering

A vane detects variations in apparent wind
and drives a servo-pendulum trailing behind the boat
that provides the power to move the boat's rudder.

The gear can be integrated into the boat
or entirely outboard
and installed on any type of stern.

See Integrated Models

  • Reverse Transom
    Reverse Transom
  •  Reverse Transom with Ladder
    Reverse Transom with Ladder
  • Offset on Step Stern
    Offset on Step Stern
  • Offset on Step Stern, Tower Forward
    Offset on Step Stern, Tower Forward
  • Classic Transom, Under Mizzen Boom
    Classic Transom, Under Mizzen Boom
  • Canoe Stern
    Canoe Stern
  • Canoe Stern with Davits
    Canoe Stern with Davits
  • Rigid Link to Back of Rudder
    Rigid Link to Back of Rudder
  •  Lines to Back of  Rudder
    Lines to Back of Rudder
  • Catamaran
    Catamaran


See Outboard Models

  • Fastened  Above Platform with Struts
    Fastened Above Platform with Struts
  • Fastened on Platform
    Fastened on Platform
  • To Transom with Mounting Arms
    To Transom with Mounting Arms
  • Fastened to Hulll
    Fastened to Hulll
  • Under (inside) Boomkin
    Under (inside) Boomkin
  • Bolted on Transom
    Bolted on Transom

 
CapeHorn Integrated Self-Steering

An image is worth a thousand words
and sending it by E-mail is so easy:
send us pictures of the stern of your boat,
the cockpit and lazarette area,
its steering gear, belowdecks if needed.

We will suggest a model and its installation,
and tell you what and where to measure
to build a gear that will fit your boat perfectly
.

E-mail

Witness how some of our customers have, on their blog or web site,  described their installation and use of the CapeHorn

Alberg 30 SUGAR MAGNOLIA

Alberg 35 TOMFOOLERY

Alberg 37 JOINT VENTURE

Beneteau First 375 ASCENSION

Bristol 32 KESTREL

Cal 29 RENEWAL TIME

Cape Dory 28 CELTIC RAY

Cape Dory 36 FAR REACH

Contessa 26 BIRGITTA

Contessa 26 CAVENDYSH

Ericson 39B SENTA II

Frances 26 Anihoya

Hallberg Rassy Monsun JANNA

Hallberg Rassy Rasmus
MARY ANNIE

J35 RED DRESS

Kaskelot 10.30 SALT

Kelly-Peterson 44 TAJ

Pacific Seacraft Dana SOCKDOLAGER

Pacific Seacraft Orion SAOIRSE

Pearson 33 HERMES

RM1050 RED MAMALOU

Tayana 37 ACTIVE TRANSPORT

Westsail 32 NEVERLAND

Westsail 32 RODE TRIP

Read Andy Schell's article on
Self-Steering

CapeHorn is the choice of

Andy Shell and Mia Karlsson for ARCTURUS. Andy is quite involved in the sailing universe and recently made a Podcast with Yves Gélinas, on his life and acheivements. You can read more articles from Andy and Mia on SailFeed or on their website, 59North, Ltd


Sail Twice Around
Non-Stop Sail around the World

Donna Lange, who already made a solo circumnavigation with the help of our gear, will soon undertake her second voyage around the world.

Good luck Donna!


Listen to David Anderson's Sailing Podcast featuring Yves Gélinas
 


With Jean-du-Sud Around the World
-watch the trailer and order the video-