Proven technology: the high lift TIMON flap rudder
This renowned rudder has built up a global reputation for its excellent manoeuvring and course-keeping performance. Proven Van der Velden technology and a slim profile are combined with an open flap linkage mechanism to great effect. The TIMON flap rudder is a superior product for those who wish to go further than a conventional (full spade or non-flap) rudder. With the BARKE® slide-bar system and high lift performance, your satisfaction is assured.
The Van der Velden Timon rudder is also available in ART design
Why choose Van der Velden® TIMON rudder:
Best suited to fast and medium-speed vessels requiring a high manoeuvring performance:
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