Approx Displacement Masthead 1400Kg
Approx Displacement Fractional 1700Kg
Max Forestay Diameter 4mm
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Furlex, with it's attractive combination of aluminium, composite and stainless steel, adds more than a touch of style to any yacht. The smooth lines are not only pleasing to the eye, they also make Furlex very durable and easy on both the sail and the sailor.
ADVANTAGES OF A FURLEX
•Centered & insulated forestay and completely insulated joining sleeves make furling easier, reduce wear and cut out the risk of corrosion.
•Unique, patented load distributor for easy furling & unrivalled bearing durability. Lightweight halyard swivel keeps weight aloft to a minimum.
•Sailfeeder on high grade, marine stainless steel for improved durability and service life. Composite connector for the optimum strength to weight ratio.
•Tack swivel with a free turn, combined with the uniform profile of the forestay extrusion, give a perfectly furled sail and effective performance even when reefed. Twin grooves & split drum - allow for fast sail changes and make Furlex easily adapted for racing.
•Unique line guide system - controls and centres furling line and arranges it evenly onto the drum.
SIMPLE TO INSTALL, EASY TO MAINTAIN
It only takes a couple of hours to fit a Furlex system to your yacht. As the Furlex kit comes with complete with all the materials and a full set of instructions, you can easily fit it yourself. When you fit a Furlex you have invested in a virtually maintenance free piece of kit. You hoist your sail after launching and then just keep on furling and reefing throughout the season. When the season is over you simply rinse the various parts with freshwater, wait for them to dry and then grease the halyard swivel & lower bearing assemblies. The Furlex kit even includes the grease. What could be simpler?
JIB FURLING FOR BOATS 18-26 ft
The Furlex 54S is the perfect choice for every sailor who wants a compact, low weight furling and reefing system. It shares many features with the larger members of the world famous Furlex family. The patented load distributor in the Halyard swivel and the full length distance tubes for smooth rotation are the same as on all the other Furlex models. Furlex 54S is supplied as a complete kit including forestay wire, halyard lead, stanchion block, pre feeder and furling line. Easy to order and easy to install.