This high-performance, low-stretch wire strand truly lets you control your rig and sail plan more accurately.
Compacted Rigging Wire is an essential performance requirement on many racing sailboats and on cruising yachts. With a 30% greater breaking strength and 25% less stretch than conventional wire strand, this product is ideal for those seeking higher performance and greater margins of safety.
You can use a smaller diameter wire and achieve the same strength, saving weight and reducing windage. Constructed of smooth stainless steel wires, Compacted Wire Rigging is specially shaped so that each strand fills a greater portion of the cross-sectional area of the rod, providing more resistance to elastic stretch and reducing aerodynamic drag.
- Approved for use with conventional swaged and swageless fittings
- Corrosion-resistance of 316S31 stainless
- 30% greater breaking strength
- 25% less stretch
- Ideal for racing sailboats and cruising yachts
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