Lewmar launches 110TT bow thruster
by Marina Arnold on 28 Apr 2014
Lewmar has announced the latest in its range of bow thruster aimed at the ever increasing number of smaller craft fitting such units.
Lewmar 110TT bow thruster has just been announced Kiwi Yachting www.kiwiyachting.co.nz
Lewmar 110TT bow thruster is a very light, compact unit, using a composite hub and saddle. Due to the position of the thruster on the boat, weight is a critical consideration and at 8Kg (17.6lb) the 110TT is over 30% lighter than its closest rival. In addition, a small overall height enables the 110TT thruster to be fitted further forward in order to maximise its leverage.
Powered by a 1.5kW motor with long runtimes, the unit has a rated thrust of 28kgf (62lb) with a typical duty cycle of 7 minutes. The use of high strength composite material has been extended wherever possible to minimise both weight and the need for complicated maintenance. The unit is supplied with a simple plug ‘n’ Play connection to the joystick and comes complete with a Joystick, 10m cable, fuse and fuse holder.
The 110TT Thruster is in full production with stock available via Lewmar's worldwide network of distributors.
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