Raymarine Autopilot Systems
Race, Cruise or Fish - Our Autopilot Systems Will Take Command
The culmination of Raymarines' autopilot expertise, FLIR Systems’ R&D, and advanced aerospace guidance technology, Evolution Ai™ control algorithms deliver a new level of accurate autopilot control.
Typical Autopilot systems consist of three main components: a course computer / processor, a drive mechanism, and a control head.
EVOLUTION AI™ – AUTOPILOT INTELLIGENCE
Our Evolution autopilot systems perceive their environment and instantly calculate and evolve steering commands to maximize performance. The result is precise and confident course keeping, regardless of vessel speed or sea conditions - Evolution autopilots steer so accurately they can save fuel and get you to your destination faster.
The Drive unit is the part that interfaces with your vessel's steering system to keep you on the right course. Raymarine has a broad range of drive units to match almost any type of steering system - our Evolution Autopilots accommodate hydraulic, mechanical and power assisted stern drive systems.
Complete your Evolution autopilot system with an autopilot control head. The new p70s and p70Rs feature vibrant colour displays and are powered by Raymarine’s intuitive LightHouse user interface. LightHouse organises all options into simple menu structures, so with Evolution’s Automagic 3-step setup process you will be up and running in minutes.
Choose by type of AutoPilot:
The EV-100 wheel pilot comprises a fully enclosed wheel-drive for simple installation and superb autopilot performance.
Vessel Type: Sail
Max Displacement: 7,500kg
Drive Type: Wheel Drive
The Raymarine EV-100 Tiller Pilots are perfect for large tiller steered yachts up to 6,000kg (13,200 lbs) displacement.
Vessel Type: Sail
Max Displacement: 6,000kg
Drive Type: Tiller Drive
Perfect for vessels with single outboard engines and hydraulic steering, install the entire system above or below decks as required.
Vessel Type: Power
Max Displacement: 3,181kg
Drive Type: 0.5L Hydraulic Pump
ST1000 / ST2000 Tiller Pilots
Removeable Cockpit Autopilots for Tiller Steered Yachts. Tiller pilots have consistently been the world's most popular pilot.
Vessel Type: Tiller Steered Yachts
Max Displacement: 3,000kg - 4,500kg
Drive Type: Tiller
The Evolution inboard range consists of autopilot packs designed to suit specific vessel types, steering systems and vessel displacements. Autopilot pack selection is, therefore, determined by:
- The type of steering system installed on your vessel
- Hydraulic steering systems; the pump has to be matched to the ram (in cc)
- The size and displacement of your vessel - always take the fully laden displacement of your vessel into account
The EV200 system pack controls vessels with any Type 1 drive unit (Hyrdraulic, Linear, Sail or Power).
The EV300 system is for use with electric solenoids that control the vessels hyrdraulic steering system.
The EV400 pack controls vessels with any Type 1 to Type 3 mechanical or hyrdraulic drive units.
EV-2 For Drive-By-Wire Propulsion
EV-2 has been designed for the latest drive-by-wire steering systems and connects directly to Raymarine’s SeaTalkng bus. EV-2 also has a dedicated CAN Bus port for direct connection to steer-by-wire steering systems such as ZF Pod Drives, Yamaha Helm Master, Volvo IPS* and SeaStar Solutions Optimus systems.
This Evolution system pack is designed for use with the latest drive-by-wire steering systems.
|Pilot Type||Max Displacement||Vessel Type||Pack Contents|
|EV-100 Wheel||7,500kg (16,000lbs)||Sail||EV-1||ACU-100||p70 / p70s||Wheel Drive|
|EV-100 Tiller||6,00kg (13,200lbs)||Sail||EV-1||ACU-100||p70 / p70s||Tiller Drive|
|EV-100 Power||3,181kg (7,000lbs)||Power||EV-1||ACU-100||p70R / p70Rs||0.5L Hydraulic Drive|
|EV-150 Hydraulic||TBD||Power||EV-1||ACU-150||p70R / p70Rs||Type 1 Hydraulic Pump|
|Drive Unit||RAM Capacity|
(cc / cc in)
(kg / lbs)
|Autopilot Control Unit|
|Type 0.5l Hydraulic Pump||50-150 / 3-9||N/A||✔|
|Type 1 Hydraulic Pump||80-230 / 4.9-14||N/A||✔||✔|
|Type 1 Mechanical Rotary / Linear Drives||11,000 / 24,000||✔|
|Type 1 Universal Stern Drives||N/A||✔|
|Type 2 Hydraulic Pump||230-350 / 14-21||N/A||✔|
|Type 3 Hydraulic Pump||350-500 / 21-30.5||N/A||✔|
|Type 2 Hydraulic Linear Pump||22,000 / 48,000||✔|
|Type 3 Hydraulic Linear Pump||35,000 / 77,000||✔|
|Type 2 Short Mechanical Linear Pump||15,000 / 33,000||✔|
|Type 2 Long Mechanical Linear Pump||20,000 / 44,000||✔|
|Type 2 Mechanical Rotary Drive||20,000 / 44,000||✔|
|Solenoid Drive Units||N/A||✔|
|ZF Saildrive Systems||N/A||✔|