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Series S6 is a compact and robust steering for boats equipped with motors up to 40 kW (55 hp). Series S7 is a robust steering for outboard motorboats up to 9 meters and inboard motorboats up to 10.50 meters. Flexball offers a complete range of cables for mechanical steering systems.



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Series S6:

  • complete rotation with 2.5 turns of the steering wheel
  • maximum wheel diameter: 375 mm
  • maximum working load 1200 N (120 kg).


SM7-20 version has a double helm that is mandatory for boats which reach speeds above 50 knots.

  • planetary gearbox for higher forces and high precision (low backlash)
  • complete rotation with 4 turns of the steering wheel
  • maximum wheel diameter: 400 mm
  • maximum working load 5000 N (500 kg).


According to the following specification:

  • cables from 6 to 30 feet
  • stainless steel terminals
  • maximum stroke 230 mm
  • minimum bending radius: 200 mm.



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