As an attractive solution for smaller boats, VETUS now offers a complete steering kit at a very competitive price.
This kit (code MTC30KIT) includes:
Pump type HTP2010 (white)
Fittings to connect to Ø 8 mm hose
Cylinder type MTC3008
Nylon hose Ø 8 mm type HS04N (15 metre roll)
Hydraulic steering oil type VHS1 (1 litre)
All required fittings
VETUS has many years experience with these components, ensuring a reliable and professional quality kit. All parts are manufactured to the highest standards using the best materials, for long service life, corrosion resistance and operating efficiency. The pump is of the axial piston type, with internal pistons that are directly actuated by the steering wheel; the most reliable system for safe hydraulic steering. The cylinder is of the double-acting type and mounted on a base, allowing it to swing according to the arc described by the rudder arm.
The new MTC30KIT replaces previously individually available components - MTC3008 cylinder and HTP2008 / HTP3008 pumps. Therefore, the following codes are now discontinued:
HTP2008 - HTP2008B - HTP2008R - HTP2008RB - HTP3008 - HTP3008B - HTP3008R - HTP3008RB.
All steering pumps fitted with 10 mm compression fittings are still available and can be supplied with 8 mm fittings - please see the table below for the product codes. All hoses and accessories will also remain available in both 8 and 10 mm.
Max. Torque: 294 Nm (30 kgm) (216 ft.lbs)
Wheel turns: 3.4
Stroke 150 mm
Volume 67 cm³
Length of tiller arm 129 mm
Pump shaft: Ø 3/4" with 1:12 taper
MTC30KITHydraulic steering kit incl. cylinder (MTC3008), pump (HTP2010), Ø 8 mm nylon hose (15 metre roll), Ø 8 mm fittings and 1 litre hydraulic oil
To replace an existing pump, order the appropriate size pump with 10 mm fittings and the following components:
HS1010MS:Set of 2 compression fittings for Ø 8 mm hose to replace Ø 10 mm fittings in the pump.
HS1011S: Set of 2 compression fittings for Ø 8 mm hose to replace Ø 10 mm fittings in the pump. Pack of 20 hose inserts to fit Ø 8 mm hose.