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Jet Boat Mechanical Steering

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STEERING - Jet Boat Steering (JBS)
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JBS JET BOAT MECHANICAL
STEERING SYSTEM:
Just for Jets! JBS™ by SeaStar Solutions means Jet
Boat Steering! Designed exclusively for jet boats,
JBS features a choice of two steering arcs, a special
steering cable (not a control cable) plus an assortment
of mounting options for virtually any boat! Nobody
knows steering like SeaStar Solutions!
APPLICATIONS:
SeaStar Solutions JBS is recommended for use in all jet
boat applications powered by Mercury® Sport Jet or
OMC® Turbo Jet drives up to 175 HP.
FEATURES:
Ultra-compact helm with stylish 4.4”
bezel is easy to install and very rugged.
135° or 270° turning arc lock-to-lock.
Uses a special steering cable.
90° dash mount. (Tilt Steering option
available!)
90° or 180° cable entry into helm allows alternate
cable routing. (Looking at dash, options are 9:00,
12:00 or 3:00 routing positions.)
Built-in steering stops prevent additional cable
stress in hard over positions.
Standard 3/4” round tapered steering shaft, 3.5"
total allowable cable travel.
Mercury® & OMC® nozzle/gate connection kits.
Stainless steel cable output ends.
Meets A.B.Y.C./N.M.M.A. requirements.
Made, designed and assembled in the USA.
JBS - JET BOAT
STEERING SYSTEM
(Steering Wheel
not included.)
COMPLETE SYSTEM
This steering system is sold by components. Select helm,
bezel and cable or Tilt helm, and cable from items listed
below. Note engine type and desired steering arc.
COMPONENTS
JBS Helm (135° turning arc)
JBS Helm (270° turning arc)
JBS Steering Cable
(XX = length in feet; measurement is length from tip to tip)
JBS Bezel & Mounting Hardware Kit
Nozzle Connection Kit (Mercury)
Nozzle Connection Kit (OMC)
OPTIONS:
JBS Tilt Steering Helm (135° arc)
Sport Tilt Mechanism Included
JBS Tilt Steering Helm (270° arc)
Sport Tilt Mechanism Included
SERVICE ITEMS:
Steering Wheel Hardware Kit
(Old #2745417P)
Dual Cable Kit
3946214
Helm Parts (see diagram at right)
1. Pivot – cable conduit fitting
2. Bushing for cable cond. ftg. pivot
3. Pivot – cable terminal end
4. Bushing for cable term. end pivot
Helm Cable Bracket
Hardware Kit Contents
5. Locknut (3/8-24) – conduit fitting pivot
6. Lock Washer for 3/8-24 Locknut
7. Locknut (1/4-20) – cable terminal end pivot
8. Lock Washer for 1/4-20 Locknut
9. 3 Hex Bolts (anti-vibratory patch) – bracket
If you are replacing a jet boat steering cable, you must determine the part
number of the existing steering cable. SSC219 cables are ONLY for JBS systems
shown on this page.
*Note: SSC219xx replaces SSC229XX cables.
Use only genuine SeaStar Solutions replacement hardware specifically designed
for this product. Do not substitute other parts.
TYPICAL JBS
MOUNTING/
CABLE
ROUTING
1
2
5
6
3
4
7
8
9
(3 required)
OMC Nozzle
Mercury Nozzle