AA560

The AA560 electronic windlass control and rode counter (chain counter) is the latest in the 500 series of AutoAnchor products designed to operate either rope and chain or all chain rode.

Features

  • Improved contrast on the LCD
  • Automatic Sensor Detection – no need to select sensor in the set up
  • Manual control stop at docking distance – stops the windlass during retrieval when using manual and automatic operation
  • Swap controls option in the set up – this option means the Up button can be used as Out and the Down button can be used as In
  • Drum windlass counting capability
  • Improved troubleshooting – Simplified diagnostics and built in voltmeter with expanded technician diagnostics

Plus

  • “One touch” automatic function deploys and retrieves a preset length of anchor rode
  • Docking alarm and pre-set stopping point help protect the boat during anchor retrieval
  • Adjustable backlighting ensures clear night operation
  • Choice of feet or metres rode measurement
  • Safety lock reduces unwanted windlass operation
  • Easy installation and set up
  • Plug and play sensor installation
  • Use with DC, AC and hydraulic windlasses
  • Logs windlass operating hours for maintenance
  • Inbuilt diagnostics for troubleshooting installation issues
  • Install up to 2 units or combine with other AutoAnchor products for multiple stations on the boat
  • For all-chain counting, the AA560 also operates with a reed switch sensor, including those fitted directly in the windlass gearbox
  • Counts with high current footswitches
  • Works with all other AA electronic sensors for retrofitting ie Grey, Black & Flat
  • Weather cover to protect the console unit

Specifications

Power Supply
12/24V DC
Temperature Range
23°F to 140°F (-5°C to 60°C)
Current Consumption
70mA
Solenoids
Max 4 Amp draw
Maximum voltage
30V
Dimensions
Clear Space Required
140mm/5.51″(w) x 130mm/5.12″(h)
EMC/Protection/CE
EN60945

Can be connected to a 12V or 24 V DC, AC or hydraulic powered windlass.