Barton Marine
80 Cable St
New Zealand
0064 4 3851490
GST No. 128-220-798


Auto Anchor AA560 Console with Kit

  • Model: AA9301 Black / AA9321 Grey
  • Manufactured by: Kiwi

Starting at: $799.00NZD

Please Choose:

Add to Cart:

Panel Mount Chaincounter and Control for Dual Speed Hydraulic and Dual Speed AC Windlasses

The AA560 electronic windlass control and rode counter (chain counter) replaces the AA500C and AA550RC from August 2007. This means a single AA500 series product for all-chain or rope/chain windlasses.


  • A graphic screen LCD
  • More intuitive user interface
  • More detailed installation troubleshooting messages
  • Logs windlass operating hours for maintenance
  • Custom rope/chain calibration for fitting to windlasses not on the pre-set calibration list
  • Plug and play sensor installation. With the new plug and play sensor say goodbye to soldering.
  • For all-chain counting, the AA560 also operates with a reed switch sensor, including those fitted directly in the windlass gearbox
  • Flexibility of magnet and sensor gap from 3mm to 50mm (See the table of gaps in the installation instructions)
  • Counts with high current footswitches
  • It works with all other AA electronic sensors for retrofitting ie Grey, Black & Flat


  • Stress free anchoring from the helm with complete monitoring of the windlass operation
  • Controls the windlass speed so that it slows during the final process of docking the anchor
  • Docking alarm and pre-set stopping point help protect the boat during anchor retrieval
  • Large LCD display shows at a glance how much anchor rode is out
  • One touch automatic function deploys and retrieves a preset length of anchor rode
  • Adjustable green backlighting ensures clear night operation
  • Choice of feet or metres rode measurement Safety lock reduces unwanted windlass operation Straightforward installation and set up
  • Inbuilt diagnostics for troubleshooting installation issues
  • Install up to 2 units or combine with the AA601 for multiple stations on the boat
  • Weather cover to protect the console unit

    Please note: The sensor only has 1m of cable attached. For easy installations, select an extension cable from the list below. The plug and play extension cables have male plugs on both ends that connect between the console and sensor.

    Available in black and grey. - Please choose below

    560 Auto Anchor Kit Suitable for all-chain or rope/chain.

    Kit includes:

  • Console
  • Grey Sensor
  • 2 Magnets
  • Console fastening kit
  • Installation instructions, diagrams and operation manual

  • This product was added to our catalog on Wednesday 16 January, 2008.

    Opening Hours

    Mon-Fri: 9:00am-5:30pm
    Sat: 9am-4pm
    Sun: Closed

    We accept credit cards

    mastercard and visa

    All transactions are processed in NZD and other currencies are indicative only
    Copyright © 2019 Discount Marine. Powered by Zen Cart