BayStar vs SeaStar Steering ???

Discussion in 'OnBoard Electronics & Controls' started by DCockey, Nov 25, 2011.

  1. DCockey
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    DCockey Senior Member

    Any comments on Teleflex BayStar hydraulic steering compared to their SeaStar system? Application is a 23' "semi-displacement" lobster boat with a 115 HP outboard, displacement around 4000 lbs.

    The BayStar system is about $500 less expensive and based on Teleflex's catalog should be adequate. I'm wonder though if there is noticeable difference in performance or reliability.
     
  2. michael pierzga
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    michael pierzga Senior Member

    Ive been wondering the same thing ? Baystar is much cheaper. Is there a difference in the control head..pump ?
     
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