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Rack and pinion steering machines

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The new steering machine was a commercial success: Hundreds of machines were produced for ships throughout Scandinavia. They were sold through ship dealers, who had for many years sold Frydenbø's rafts and later floats.


HåndstyreapparatIn 1936, master carpenter Hansen constructed an innovation in the company's history. Hansen was not only a skilled professional, but also a technical artist. With good help of the company's technical draftsmen, he designed a rack and pinion steering machine.


This invention was a great innovation for the coastal fleet, which until now had to maneuver the large and heavy-duty cable control machines.

The new steering machine was a commercial success: Hundreds of machines were produced for ships throughout Scandinavia. They were sold through ship dealers, who had for many years sold Frydenbø's rafts and later floats.

 

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Ola Nordmann

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Frydenbø AS

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