Thruster Comparison Table

Thruster comparison table

Features Sideshift Conventional Thrusters
Easy same-day installation Yes No
No tunnel or holes below waterline Yes No
In-water installation possible Yes No
Virtually silent operation Yes No
Zero drag when planing Yes No
Pivot point advantage for optimal performance Yes No
Prop-in-water design for greater responsiveness Yes No
Canadian built to perform in heavy weather conditions Yes No
Can be retrofitted to a future boat Yes No
Virtually maintenance free Yes No
All-inclusive kit Yes No
2 Year Warranty Yes Yes
Potential to void hull warranty No Yes
Fits any type of boat – cruiser, trawler, cuddy, yacht, pontoon or houseboat Yes No
Typical installed cost for boats up to 60’ £3345 - £4500 £4800 - £9000
  Sideshift Conventional Thrusters
2.5hp – 7.5hp Thruster £2750 - £3600 £1200 - £4800
Additional Hardware - £200 - £350
Batteries/cable £150 £150 - £500
Installation – DIY - Not Available
Installation – Dealer £475 - £595 £2400 - £4800
Total £2870 - £4345  £3950 - £10450
If you are interested in our range of Sideshift stern thrusters and bow thrusters, take a look at our online store. Alternatively, you can call Omni Marine, Dundee, today on

0845 9000601 or 07802 915020
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