Using a combination of smooth-rolling Torlon® bearings and a round headstay extrusion centered on the headstay, Schaefer has reduced the effort necessary to roll up a genoa relative to competitive furlers. Features include:
A complete system consists of a furler drum and tube package and a matching toggle and link, either standard or long (sold separately). Use Norseman or Sta-Lok fittings for easy installation over your existing standard wire headstay and turnbuckle. Systems without mechanical fittings are designed for rod or pre-swaged wire headstays; we recommend assembly by a professional rigger.
|Boat Length||41 to 55 Feet|
|Drum Diameter||11 1/8 Inches|
Stainless Steel Feeder
Overbuilt Heavy Duty Base Toggle Link
|Grooves||Twin Aft Facing Sail Grooves for Racing Sail Changes|
|Headstay Length||64 Feet 7.5 Inches|
|Maximum Wire Size||5/16 Inch to 7/16 Inch|
The West Advisor articles have answered boaters' questions and provided solutions to boating problems for more than 20 years. West Marine has compiled one of the Web's most comprehensive collections of technical boating information articles.