Brains in the Bilge Page 7
By Ben Ellison
Wesmar Thruster Controller
With this wired remote in hand, you can command both the direction and speed of Wesmar’s DC Pro series bow and stern thrusters, which feature efficient dual counter-rotating props and can be used continuously without danger of an overheat shut down. The ergonomically designed, helicopter-style remote can be set up with multiple plug-in sites and costs $825. The thrusters range from 5 to 23 hp and start at $6,500.
Wesmar Phone: (425) 481-2296. www.wesmar.com.
This article originally appeared in the January 2004 issue of Power & Motoryacht magazine.