Simple system for holding the tiller at a set angle. You can move the tiller by nudging it to make minor steering corrections.. Particularly useful when motoring and the tiller cannot be let go.
For boats with tillers, here's a way to easily lock the tiller in any position. Useful for brief stretches away from a heavy helm, when going forward for anchoring or mooring, or for adjusting a sheet-to-tiller self-steering unit.
A discussion board and photo gallery for cruising sailors and wannabes focused on windvane and sheet-to-tiller steering.
A quickly-adjustable tiller lashing with tensioner for small boats to give the helmsperson some free time.
A pocket cruiser owner fabricates his own self-steering gear that doesn't touch the water. He claims it holds a course better than he can.