High Performance Sailing Instruments and Autopilots

B&G’s H5000 instrument and autopilot systems combine unique sailing features with race-proven technology in a straightforward package. Developed for blue water cruisers and racing yachts alike, the range brings powerful system options to complement and enhance your sailing passion.

Packed with Sailing Features

The H5000 Graphic Display boasts a 5-inch, sunlight viewable, colour screen with a highly intuitive user interface. It’s packed with sailing features including SailSteer, StartLine and WindPlot, for tracking weather trends.

Explore the full H5000 System

B&G’s H5000 instrument and autopilot system delivers sailing-specific features and powerful race-proven technology with an ultra-fast CPU, convenient web-style interface access, full colour and 7-segment displays and a dedicated autopilot controller. The system is powered by a smart Central Processing Unit (CPU) which runs three levels of software, Hydra, Hercules and Performance to match your sailing requirements. Our H5000 video tour guides you through the H5000 system.

Select a CPU to match your sailing requirements

Select the H5000 CPU that is right for you. H5000 systems are available to purchase as base packs which include the H5000 Graphic Display, CPU and network backbone kit.

Hydra Base Pack

  •  Cruiser/Racer System
  • Ultra-fast arm processors
  • PWF filter for stable, accurate wind data
  • Browser-based setup
  • Flexible configuration to suit application

Hercules Base Pack

  • All Hydra Spec +
  • HV Display context switching
  • Polar performance data
  • Remote data interface
  • Enhanced start line data
  • 3D Motion wind correction support

Performance Base Pack

  • Hercules Spec +
  • Complex systems support
  • 16 user defined functions
  • Enhanced sensor support including dual wind
  • Ground wind speed/direction

Full autopilot control

The record-breaking B&G H5000 Pilot features dedicated sailing algorithms and steering modes – gust response, recovery and high-wind response. It’s been proven in the toughest of conditions and most testing environments.

Your H5000 autopilot can be controlled from your Zeus chartplotter  or from the dedicated H5000 Pilot controller.