Autohelm on Tempest

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Autohelm on Tempest

Postby PhilJan47 » Fri Mar 30, 2012 11:41 pm

I have recently purchased a fin keel Tempest and am told that the Autohelm does not work effectively on this model when she is under sail. Can anyone advise me on overcoming this problem?

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Autohelm on Tempest

Postby Nigel.Birch » Sat Mar 31, 2012 8:58 am

This sounds unlikely to me. I have a raymarine st1000 which has a plethora of settings to cope with any boat. You'll just need to fiddle around with it until you get the right setup....

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Re: Autohelm on Tempest

Postby aquaplane » Mon Apr 02, 2012 8:27 am

As well as playing with the settings on the Auto helm it's worth having the rig reasonably well balanced so it's not having to work too hard.
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