The availability of a side-directional thruster in the bow and another side-directional thruster at the transom makes mooring, sailing away and finding the right spot in the lock or the marina child’s play.<br/>The effects of wind and current can be effectively countered, except in extreme situations. Installation of a VETUS stern thruster is a simple operation. The electric motor and the other electric components are fitted internally to the transom of theboat. The tunnel and the propeller are installed externally on the transom. <br/>The stern thruster installation kit comprises a tunnel with ideally shaped end fairings to ensure optimum performance. The mounting flange is integral and the whole assembly is manufactured in strong and maintenance free glassfibre reinforcedpolyester.