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Schmitt & Ongaro Marine’s new model PU50 steering wheel is a premium-quality addition to the helm of any runabout, pontoon, center console or watersport boat. Its multiple trim options easily enable OEMs to match both the styling of their model and desired price point. Select aftermarket versions also afford stylish upgrades for boat owners.

Ruggedly built for use in fresh or saltwater, the three spokes of the 14″ dia. PU50 wheel are offered in a satin brushed or matte black anodized aluminum finish. The all-weather black polyurethane grip has the look and feel of genuine leather, and delivers a solid, quality hand feel. Chromed trim sections provide a soft transition between the wheel and spokes for all-day comfort.

For OEMs wanting a unique custom wheel, the PU50 delivers. Schmitt & Ongaro offers a wide range of decorative trim piece options and center caps—including branded with the boatbuilder’s logo. It meets all ABYC and NMMA standards and is backed by a three-year warranty.

The Schmitt & Ongaro Marine PU50 steering wheel comes with a standard 3/4″ tapered hub. A diecast aluminum hub is available. MSRP starts at $187.25.

Contact Schmitt & Ongaro Marine Products, 1001 Ranck Mill Rd., Lancaster, PA 17602. 866-724-6488 (866-SCHMITT); Fax: 866-329-7679 (866-FAXSMSW).