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Product Details

Tough waterproof remote control with LCD for marine equipment with chain counter:

* Windlasses * Thrusters * Lights * Anchorwash * Davits * Passerelles *

Kit includes one handheld console unit with cradle, one base station, a deck socket with 2m lead, a socket sealing cap, one sensor, 2 magnets, screws for the cradle and socket, installation and operation instructions.


  • 4 metres spiral cable
  • Electrical protection against back-emf
  • Rubber over-moulding for shock protection and grip
  • Stowage on cradle
  • Operation in parallel with all AutoAnchor products eg toggle switches, foot switches or other control equipment
  • Connect to DC, AC and hydraulic systems
  • Rugged cable and connectors with:
  • Moulded plug and socket rated to IP67
  • 2m flying lead from socket for better connectivity
  • Gold plated contacts on plug and socket to reduce corrosion
  • Socket sealing cap
  • Present the length of rode to deploy
  • Plus Windlass Control with Chain Counter
  • Counts rope/chain or all-chain rode
  • AA703 Base StationChoice of feet, metres or fathoms measurement
  • Logs windlass operating hours for maintenance
  • Easy calibration
  • Electronic diagnostics for troubleshooting installation
  • Auto stop and docking alarm when the anchor is close to docking
  • Two speed operation
Current Consumption
Power Supply
12/24V DC
Temperature Range
23°F to 140°F (-5°C to 60°C)
Output Maximum Current Draw
12V DC: 3.5A 24V DC: 3.5A
Output Minimum Current Draw
12V DC: 10mA 24V DC: 20mA

When connecting to solid stage switching or other low current windlass drive, a PLC or AC variable frequency drive, a dummy resistor load may be required.

IP Rating
Rode – Chain Only
Stainless or galvanised steel
Rode – Rope and Chain
Must have a minimum of 10ft (3m) of chain. Chain must be galvanised steel. Rope should be a good quality nylon anchor rope. Type 66 or equivalent

For DC windlasses a dual direction solenoid is required.

AA730 Information Sheet

AA730 Owner’s Manual

AA730 Quick User Guide

Wiring Diagram for Chain Only

Wiring Diagram for Rope and Chain Windlasses

Wiring Diagram for AC and Hydraulic Windlasses

Wiring Diagram for Thrusters

Wiring Diagram for Multiple AA Products

Please note product specifications may change without notice and the latest product specifications may not be reflected in the versions available on this website. Please contact AutoAnchor for specific technical information.