With 6 individual scenario profiles, networking with NMEA2000 cabling, a special work mode, and triple support of independent rudders and multiple thrusters, the Simrad AP80 is a one stop shop for vessels from 20 feet to supertankers. The AP80 offers one of the smartest autopilot solutions on the market today. It will adapt to your individual load characteristics, and wind and wave conditions, to help lower operating costs and reduce risk. The USB plug in the front makes loading and storing these settings so simple. Like the AP70, the slightly larger AP80 is totally modular in nature, so installation and operation are effortless. Both control units share common autopilot computers and accessories making them the most flexible autopilot systems available. The ruggedized AP80 is supported by our dedicated service engineers located in over 50 ports worldwide. Captains choose Simrad’s AP70 and AP80 because they work hard when you depend on them most. The products are also HCS, HSC, Track, Wheelmark, US Coastguard, and CCS approved depending on autopilot computer.
State of the art type approved autopilot systems providing complete heading and course control for a wide range of vessels.
5inch colour bonded display
Fully adaptive, self-learning software
Total of 6 user modes available
Unique WORK mode: customize the parameters to suit individual vessel needs
Triple support of independent rudders and multiple thrusters
2 basic systems using the same modules: design and build to your unique requirements