Mechanical Steering

This system uses a push-pull cable to turn the motor or rudder.
  • Rack & Pinion (cable attached to rack gear moved by pinion)

Typical mechanical Steering System Components:
  • Helm
  • Bezel: Dashboard trim piece, 20 or 90°, be careful bezel from Ultraflex and SeaStar Solutions are not compatible.
  • Steering Cable
  • Connection kit (to connect cable, depending on the engine).
Safe-T QC Helm Kits
This no-feedback single station helm is ideal for single engine boats up to 24'. The three turns lock to lock and easy quick connect cable make this a favorite among boaters. Sold at BM in 8' to 14' cable lengths. Parts available separately. Kit comprised of the following; SH5094-1P single helm, SSC62XX QC cable & SB27484P 90 degree bezel.
Item Code Description St. Maarten
List 
St. Maarten
Offshore *
Qty.
TEL/SS13708 Steering Kit, Safe-T Quick-Connect w/8' Cable $245.80 $221.22
TEL/SS13709 Steering Kit, Safe-T Quick-Connect w/9' Cable $245.80 $221.22
TEL/SS13710 Steering Kit, Safe-T Quick-Connect w/10' Cable $245.80 $221.22
TEL/SS13711 Steering Kit, Safe-T Quick-Connect w/11' Cable $245.80 $221.22
TEL/SS13712 Steering Kit, Safe-T Quick-Connect w/12' Cable $245.80 $221.22
TEL/SS13713 Steering Kit, Safe-T Quick-Connect w/13' Cable $245.80 $221.22
TEL/SS13714 Steering Kit, Safe-T Quick-Connect w/14' Cable $245.80 $221.22
Helms
TEL/SH5094-1P is comparable to the ULF/T71FC, listed below. The main difference is that lock-to-lock takes 3 turns. The twin cable is recommended for boats that exceed 50mph or experience instability due to engine flutter. Used for small outboards up to 235 hp.
Item Code Description St. Maarten
List 
St. Maarten
Offshore *
Qty.
TEL/SH5094-1P Steering Helm, Sgle Safe-T Quick-Connect $78.30 $70.47
No Feed Back (NFB) rotary single steering helm from SeaStar Solutions model SH4910. Delivering unsurpassed comfort and safety from a mechanical steering system, the NFB 4.2 suits non power assisted outboards up to V6. Replaces standard Safe-T steering without dash modifications.
Item Code Description St. Maarten
List 
St. Maarten
Offshore *
Qty.
TEL/SH4910P Steering Helm, Sgle No Feed Back Bolt-Connect $166.75 $150.07
Ultraflex T71FC boat Steering helm single cable steering helm. Suitable for use with Ultraflex M66 steering cables. It has a fast connect system for simple installation . All stainless steel cable output ends & corrosion resistant materials. Particulary suitable where clearance is limited. Optional 90° or 20° bezel installation and standard 3/4” tapered shaft. Lock-to-lock steering wheel turns approx 3.8 with 9"” (228 mm) stroke.
Item Code Description St. Maarten
List 
St. Maarten
Offshore *
Qty.
ULF/T71FC Steering Helm, HD Planetary Gear Rotary $51.75 $46.57
Bezels
Kit includes mounting bracket, bolts, shaft nut, woodruff key, and plastic bezel.
Item Code Description St. Maarten
List 
St. Maarten
Offshore *
Qty.
TEL/SB27150P Bezel Kit, NFB 90� Black $17.40 $15.66
TEL/SB27483P Bezel Kit, Safe-T 20� Black $15.75 $14.17
TEL/SB27484P Bezel Kit, Safe-T 90� Black $13.95 $12.55
TEL/SB27265P Bezel Kit, Big-T 20/90� Black 2Pcs $138.90 $125.01
Wheel Hardware Kit
Item Code Description St. Maarten
List 
St. Maarten
Offshore *
Qty.
TEL/SA27454P Wheel-Mount Kit, Nut Washer & Key $11.70 $10.53

*The "St.Maarten Offshore" price applies to the St. Maarten location only and is applicable to Yachts In Transit, Export Customers and Non Residents that provide proof of this status.

† The “St.Maarten List” price is based on the sticker price in St.Maarten. Due to local taxes and duties, prices in our various locations may differ from the catalog price, and we can explain the differences to you. All locations within the Budget Marine Group are committed to giving you the best possible price, contact us directly.

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