Technical Reference Manual
NFB 4.2 SINGLE CABLE SYSTEM
(4.2 turns lock-to-lock)
NOTE: When properly installed, this steering
system will connect to engines with ABYC standard
tilt tubes, using engine manufacturer's link arm.
For other engines, see Steering Connection Kits
section for options. NFB is not for use with power assisted
steering or autopilots.
Patented No FeedBack Steering Control for about the cost of an
old-fashioned steering replacement. With the advantage of 4.2
turns lock-to-lock and our patented No FeedBack steering to
lock out steering loads, Teleflex's 4.2 Rotary NFB Steering is
the ideal single-cable system for most nonpower-steered boats.
The helm is a drop-in replacement for current generation Safe-T
with no dash modifications required.
NFB 4.2 single-cable systems are suitable for most single-station
boats with a single nonpower-assisted outboard engine up to V-6
and minimal engine flutter or steering instability.
4.2 accepts wheels up to 16" diameter.
Use dual cable system for boats with engine flutter or steering in
Replaces nearly all Teleflex Safe-T steering systems without dash
Patented No FeedBack Steering mechanism.
Comfortable 4.2 turns from lock-to-lock.
Minimal clutch free play.
Standard 3/4" round tapered steering shaft.
Stainless steel cable output ends.
Fast, easy installation: uses Teleflex Quick Connect
(QC) steering cable and industry standard Safe-T
Kits include: cable, helm, 90° bezel and
Meets A.B.Y.C. standards.
Meets N.M.M.A. certification requirements.
NFB 4.2 Steering Kit(Single Cable).....SS147XX
(Kits available with steering cable lengths
from 10-20 feet. If either a longer or shorter
cable is required, please order your system by
components, which are listed below.)
NFB 4.2 Single Tilt Dash Module.....SH1534910
Includes tilt helm and mechanism. Easy way to upgrade to Tilt or
replace older Tilt systems. Requires SSC61 or SSC62 cable.
NFB 4.2 Single Tilt Helm............. SH91526P*
* Requires SH91500 tilt mechanism to complete Tilt Steering
Performance Tilt Mechanism.........SH91500P
Cable Gard (fits most tilt tubes).....SA39329P
QC II Cable (for most Teleflex rotary)...SSC61XX
Steering Wheel Hardware Kit ........2745417P
Spent Travel Tube (Rotary NFB) .......SA38603P