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Now With SetPoint®
Make the most of every minute on the water with the incredible control of
Helm Master EX. Helm Master EX is built on the success of our
groundbreaking, original Helm Master boat control system. It expands upon
the functionality, flexibility and compatibility of our original Helm Master
system, for an exciting next generation of control.
The expanded functionality of Helm Master EX features:
But expanded functionality isn’t the only news.
Now, Helm Master EX is available for a range of applications, from
quint-engine offshore rigs to boats with single engines—an industry
first. Not only is it available to more boaters, but it’s also
available to more boats. Re-rig and repower your existing boat, or add it to
a new boat package from an expanded roster of hundreds of participating boat
builders. Finally, you can have your boat, your way with the expanded
compatibility of Helm Master EX.
Available on new digital controlled outboards F150 and up.
Single-engine boaters hungry for more control, joystick maneuverability and
automated fishing functions will find it all, exclusively with Helm Master EX. This
is an exciting, industry-first compatibility. Helm Master EX is also compatible with
twin-, triple-, quad-, and quint-engine applications.
New, bolt-on digital electric steering brings precision and responsiveness to Helm
Master EX digitally controlled outboards from 150 to 350 horsepower (select models).
Its streamlined design—with no pumps, valves, hoses, etc.—takes up much less space
than traditional hydraulic units, for a clean spacious bilge.
Sit back and enjoy the ride with our NEW Autopilot panel. It features Heading Hold
and Course Hold for increased navigation precision, and can shift your boat into a
preselected mode once you reach your destination. It even makes fishing more fun
with automated spiral and zig zag patterns.
Meet the industry’s first Joystick compatible with single-engine boats. (And twin-
trip- quad- and quint- configurations.) It features several automated SetPoint modes, like
new DriftPoint Track which auto-drifts your boat around jagged shorelines and
underwater features. Get ready for fun fishing and maneuvering.
Our new, smaller five-inch CL5 touchscreen display does almost everything our
original seven-inch display does—and takes up less dash space. Monitor the RPM and
gear status of up to four engines simultaneously, plus access critical boat stats
like tank levels for fuel, water and waste.
FISHPOINT (BOW / STERN)
TRACK POINT WITH WAYPOINT ARRIVAL
PATTERN STEER (ZIG ZAG/SPIRAL)
PATTERN SHIFT / SPEED CONTROL
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Select FishPoint® Bow or Stern and it’s like your boat
is tethered at its bow or stern. No anchor required!
Select DriftPoint® or DriftPoint Track and your boat
will enter a controlled drift, either simply maintaining its heading
(DriftPoint) or maintaining its heading while drifting along a set of determined
waypoints on a route (DriftPoint Track).
StayPoint® “marks” your position and heading and
maintains the spot within 10 feet (ideal conditions) or 75 feet (high
Select a route with Track Point, actuate it in Autopilot
and then select what your boat does at the end of the route with Waypoint
Arrival. At the Way Point, your boat can go into neutral or automatically enter
a SetPoint® mode.
Don’t let the wind or current get you turned around.
Activate Heading Hold in Autopilot to make sure your boat maintains a set
Don’t let wind or current push you off of your intended
route. Course Hold makes sure you don’t take any detours to your destination.
Stalling your bait and then moving it suddenly gets the
attention of the fish. Pattern Steer automates a movement (spiral or zig-zag) to
Throttle up or down with the touch of a button, and
engage Pattern Shift for sub-idle trolling speeds while fishing.
Select a SetPoint mode such as FishPoint with the buttons on the joystick
Engage Heading or Course Hold on your Autopilot panel.
Once you reach your desired speed, activate Speed Control by pressing the
down button on the lower left side of your binnacle. This will hold your
current speed and allow you to bump it up or down with that same button.
It’s just like cruise control in a car.
All-New Yamaha Helm Master® EX
Helm Master EX Autopilot
Helm Master EX Digital Electric Steering
Helm Master EX Digital Electronic Control
Helm Master EX Manuverability
Helm Master EX Single Engine Application
Owner Operation - Digital Electronic Steering
Owner Operation - Joystick Multi-Outboard Applications
Owner Operation - Joystick Single Outboard Applications
Owner Operation - Electronic Keyless System EKS
Owner Operation - Single Outboard Application Digital Electronic Control (DEC)
Owner Operation – Multi-Outboard Application Digital Electronic Control (DEC)
Owner Operation – Trim Assist
Owner Operation – Adjusting Lever Friction Detents
Owner Operation - StayPoint®
Owner Operation - DriftPoint / DriftPoint Track
FLUSH SIDE-MOUNT CONTROL
DIGITAL ELECTRIC STEERING
WIRELESS KEY FOB
Our redesigned, Digital Electronic Single Binnacle puts a
new level of control into the hands of single-engine boaters. It features Neutral
Hold, Speed Control with Pattern Shift, Trim Assist integration and Station
Selection (if you have a second station). Its button lights are dimmable to match
the customized light settings of your CL5 or CL7 display. Plus, you
can also set throttle friction and shift detent to your preference as needed.
Compatible with most digital Yamaha outboards 2.8L to 5.6L (150-425hp).
Our redesigned, Digital Electronic Multiple-Engine Binnacle
can control twin, triple, quad and quint engines. It features: Single-Lever control
(control all engines with one lever), Center Engine only control (for three, four or five
outboards), Neutral Hold, Speed Control with Pattern Shift, Trim Assist integration
and individual engine trim buttons and Station Selection (if you have a second
station). Its button lights are dimmable to match the customized light settings of
your CL5 or CL7 display. Through your display, you can also set throttle friction
and shift detent to your preference. Compatible with most digital Yamaha outboards
2.8L to 5.6L (150-425hp).
Our redesigned, Joystick can control a single engine, as
well as twins, trips, quads and quints. It features: SetPoint Suite Modes including
FishPoint, DriftPoint, DriftPoint Track, StayPoint (twins and up), joystick
adjustability in SetPoint and Autopilot modes and Track Point with SetPoint.
Compatible with most digital Yamaha outboards 2.8L to 5.6L (150-425hp).
The Helm Master® EX flush side-mount digital control is perfect for rigging single-engine luxury pontoons, premium dual consoles and more. It brings Speed Control, Trim Assist and Neutral Hold to the single-engine set. Available for right-mount main or second stations and is compatible with wireless key fob and most digital Yamaha outboards 2.8L to 5.6L (F150 to XF425).
Our CL7 seven-inch touchscreen display can monitor the RPM
and gear status of up to four engines at once and critical boat stats such as tank
levels for fuel, water and waste. Through the CL7, you can program settings for trim
position and steering friction, and access SetPoint automated modes (FishPoint,
DriftPoint, DriftPoint Track, StayPoint). It includes optional fresh and saltwater
maps and allows seamless integration of approved third-party instruments for fish
finding, water conditions and navigation. Compatible with most digital Yamaha
outboards 2.8L to 5.6L (150-425hp).
Our NEW Autopilot panel offers push-button activation of
handy functions like Heading Hold and Course Hold while underway, Track Point for
route selection, Way Point Arrival which slows or shifts your boat into a
preselected mode at the end of your selected route, and Pattern Steer Spiral and Zig
Zag automated patterns for fishing. Compatible with most digital Yamaha outboards
2.8L to 5.6L (150-425hp).
Our NEW CL5 five-inch touchscreen display panel can monitor
the RPM and gear status for up to four engines at once, and offers critical boat
stats such as tank levels for fuel, water and waste. As part of the Helm Master EX
system, compatible with most digital Yamaha outboards 2.8L to 5.6L (150-425hp).
An exciting innovation, our new bolt-on digital electric
steering can be added to Helm Master EX digitally controlled outboards from 150
horsepower to 350 horsepower (select models). It brings the built-in steering
precision and responsiveness of our XTO Offshore outboard to lower horsepower
outboards. This component features a streamlined design—without pumps, valves,
hoses, etc.—for a clean, spacious bilge. So it takes up significantly less space
than traditional hydraulic steering units. It also draws much less power than a
traditional hydraulic steering unit, preserving battery life.
Our multi-function display interfaces engine information to
a number of Multi-function Displays, allowing touchscreen or
wireless remote operation, depending on model. Enables chart plotting, sonar, radar,
Autopilot, video, music control, digital switching, XM® weather and more. Software
is easily updated via USB.
*Compatibility between MFD Interfaces and MFDs varies by the MFD manufacturer. Consult with your authorized Yamaha Outboard dealer to ensure you’re purchasing the MFD Interface that’s compatible with your MFD of choice.
The Helm Master EX Keyless FOB works with Keyless Start/Stop
Ignition Panels for one-touch starting near the helm. It’s also used to engage the
optional Y-COP® Anti-Theft System, which disables your ignition and fuel systems for
security when docked. Y-COP engagement works from up to 15 feet away. Every Helm
Master EX system comes with two buoyant, wireless FOBs, however, up to four can be
programmed to your system at one time.
Stop/Start Panels are available for single- or multi-engine
configurations. They feature slim, backlit, button-push designs that preserve dash
space. For multi-engine rigs, a small All Start Panel can also be added. All panels
work with the Helm Master EX buoyant Wireless Key FOB for keyless ignition and the
engagement of our optional Y-COP® Anti-Theft System.
Have questions about re-rigging your boat, compatibility with your outboard, component functions or participating boat builder partners? Contact your nearest authorized Yamaha Outboards dealer.