lower controls for 10.8 meter sedan

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SlowPoke
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lower controls for 10.8 meter sedan

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I've seen a few boats, other than Trojan, which had a set of controls in the cockpit. Is there a factory looking option available aftermarket?

Can I assume it would make docking considerably easier than from the flybridge?

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You could add controls . I always felt the fly bridge was the easiest place to dock a boat from as you can see 360 . I don't believe Trojan offered Cockpit controls on the 10.8
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Even if i had lower controls on my 12 meter, I can't imagine using them to dock. The advantage of lower controls, in my opinion, is transiting in open water during inclement weather.
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Totally agree with the above posts. I tried once to park mine backwards from the lower station. The sight lines are terrible compared to the flybridge. All of my piloting is done from the flybridge.
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Re: lower controls for 10.8 meter sedan

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thanks---one less thing for me to concern myself with---much appreciated

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+1 on all the above posts

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