Outboard models
Varuna, Joshua,
Jade, Toucana

Combine simplicity of CapeHorn control mechanism,
when installation through hull is not practical
or on yachts with outboard rudder

(Varuna for up to 35'-40')
(Joshua for 35'-40' and up).
 

Varuna, Joshua 
For Step or Scoop stern  

Horizontal control axle long enough
to place steering oar at aft aft end of stern platform
while keeping vertical windvane tower forward.
 

Front end of horizontal axle
fastened to transom
through U-shaped bracket,
aft end through a pair of struts
or directly to step if high enough.

Lines led to wheel (see above)
or through blocks on quadrant or short tiller
in place of emergency tiller.

Jade
Bolted to Transom

Mounting tube
cut to transom angle,
welded to plate
bolted to transom.

 

Toucana
Under Boomkin

For larger yachts,
Toucana
built to
Spray-Joshua scantlings .

  

Varuna, Joshua
Outboard Rudder

Behind outboard rudder
 with mounting arms
and diagonal braces

 

Varuna  arms 1" (25 mm ) OD,
 18 5/8" (473 mm ) apart,
diagonals 7/8" (22 mm ).

 

Joshua  arms 1.66" (41 mm ) OD,
21" (533 mm ) apart,
diagonals 1" (25 mm )

For boats above 35 - 40'.

Distance between arms
 increased
for wide, open transom.

Fastened
to transom,
(diagonals omitted).

Suite : Dimensions, Manufacturing, Guarantee

 

 
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-