Can be used with any boat equipped with a bow OR bow and stern thruster
Can be used with any type of engine or transmission - single or twin engine
Compatible with any type of bow or stern thruster - both single speed and proportional
Compatible with any Glendinning "Complete Control" CANbus system
Includes integrated thruster control buttons
Suitable for the following boats:
Power boats with inboard propulsion (single or twin engine) and bow thruster (optional stern thruster)
Sail boats with bow and stern thrusters (compatible with retractable thrusters)
Compatible with the following engine / drive configurations:
Mechanical or electronically controlled engine throttles
Mechanical or electronically shifted transmissions
Mechanical or electronically controlled trolling valves (optional)
For use with all thruster brands and types, including:
Simple & Intuitive Handling
By combining the available thrust of the boats engine and thruster(s) the Glendinning ProPilot system allows simple and intuitive boat handling even in the most unfavorable winds or currents.
Docking Made Easy
Maneuvering and docking is made easy using the single joystick control. By simply moving or rotating the ProPilot joystick, the engine and thrusters will activate to effortlessly move the boat in the required direction.
Installation is extremely easy since the ProPilot joystick can be added to existing helm stations control heads with a short CANbus cable, and connected to the helm station thruster controls with plug in connectors for any brand or type of bow/stern thruster. The joystick function is customized (balanced) for each vessel using an easy to use PC program.