Sheaves running on Acetal or Torlon¬Æ ball bearings provide high performance & low friction. The 2-stage ball bearing system provides consistent performance over the full load range.Captive Lock‚Ñ¢ universal head can be fixed in either of two planes, or free to swivel as required
Spinnaker control lines on off-the-beach catamarans, one design classes and sportsboats up to 8m (26ft)
Typically used in direct 4:1 purchase systems such as mainsheets and boom vangs
On larger boats they are used for fine-tune mainsheet tackles, outhauls, cunninghams, checkstays, genoa lead pullers and traveller controls.
Acetal ball bearings
UV stabilized Acetal sheave
Grade 316 stainless steel load strap and head fitting
Impact and UV resistant, fiber reinforced Nylon cheeks