Practical Sailor's 2009 Editors' Choice for Top-Quality Rope Clutch!
The XCS is the same as the XTS but with aluminum or polished stainless sides for sustained high load operation. Available in black, silver or white. The XCS is specified as standard on production yachts worldwide and the choice for racers round the cans and offshore. Use XCS on yachts that require a higher maximum working load and a more advanced release mechanism than the XAS.
- Side-mount kit available
- Line diameter range is 1/4"-9/16" (6mm-14mm)
- Measures 6-1/4"L x 3-1/8"H
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