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Skyhook Digital Anchor

The ultimate vessel control experience.

Keep your boat in place with the push of a button.

Keep your boat in place with the push of a button.

Keep your boat in place with the push of a button.

Mercury Skyhook digital anchor allows you to lock your boat’s position using a GPS satellite antenna. Then, working with your engines and drives, Skyhook maintains your position and heading regardless of wind or current.

Key Features.

Key Features.

  • Ideal for holding your boat over a fishing spot, waiting for bridges to open or holding position in line at a fuel docking station.
  • GPS technology and an electronic compass automatically control shifting, throttling and steering to maintain heading and position
  • Simple to operate – just place the levers in neutral and push the Skyhook button to lock position and heading
  • Standard on all Joystick Piloting for Outboards (JPO), Joystick Piloting for Sterndrives (JPS) and Zeus applications.
Advanced Features.

Advanced Features.

  • Heading Adjust - Capability to adjust the heading lock in 1 and 10 degree increments while SkyHook is active. Boating made easy just got easier.
  • BowHook - Unlock heading and just maintain position, allowing the boat to point in whatever direction the winds and currents dictate. Useful when a locked-in heading is not necessary.
  • DriftHook - Maintain heading and unlock the position of the vessel allowing winds and currents to move the vessel along. Adjustments of 1 and 10 degree increments can be made while drifting when bundled with Heading Adjust.

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