Octopus Sterndrive System f/Mercruiser from 1994 & North American Volvo from 1997
Type R - Stand Alone RemoteLOW COST SOLUTION - No need to change to hydraulic steering
EASY TO FIT - Simple to install kits
DISCREET INSTALLATION - All components mounted out of sight
TIME SAVING - Rudder feedback option mounts directly on drive
SAFE - Manual override without disengaging the autopilot
COMPATIBLE WITH ALL MAJOR AUTOPILOT BRAND ELECTRONICS simple solutions
for difficult installations
For mounting as a separate drive system with its own cable and mounting kit.
The Remote drive unit can be installed in any convenient location; it requires the addition of a second steering cable and connection kit. There are connection kits for Mercruiser or Volvo Penta stern drive engines, Outboard engines and a universal kit for inboard engines. The drive is mounted in a location away from the heat and vibrations of the engine. An interconnect cable is used to connect it to the engine steering system using one of the simple to mount connection kits.
Owner's Manual (pdf)