Wichard Backstay Adjuster with Handle

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  • Applications: 1/4", 9/32", or 5/16" wire
  • Type: Folding Handle Adjustment
  • Open: 20-1/2", Closed: 13-3/4", Pin Diameter: 1/2"
  • Item #: 
    607485
    Brand: 
    Wichard
    Model #: 

    5536

    Packaged Weight: 
    2.90 Lbs.
    List Price: 
    $1,191.02
    Reg. Price:
    $758.99
    Sale Price:
    $666.45
    607485
    Wichard Backstay Adjuster with Handle 5536

    On sailboats the backstay adjuster enables the crew to precisely adjust and control the forestay tension. Control equates to optimum performance of the headsail and guarantees smooth operation of a furling system.

    Features:

    • When not under sail, the backstay adjuster permits the release of tension on the rig, thereby helping to prolong the life of the rigging and fittings
    • The smaller backstay adjusters are made with a wheel system which is strong, quick and easy to use

    Specifications:

    • Range:
      • Open: 20-1/2"
      • Closed: 13-3/4"
    • Pin diameter: 1/2"
    • Functional load (lbs.): 7700
    • Breaking load (lbs.):11700
    Wichard Backstay Adjuster with Handle
    666.45
    Status:   Special Order
    This item is a special order and may not be cancelled or returned.

    On sailboats the backstay adjuster enables the crew to precisely adjust and control the forestay tension. Control equates to optimum performance of the headsail and guarantees smooth operation of a furling system.

    Features:

    • When not under sail, the backstay adjuster permits the release of tension on the rig, thereby helping to prolong the life of the rigging and fittings
    • The smaller backstay adjusters are made with a wheel system which is strong, quick and easy to use

    Specifications:

    • Range:
      • Open: 20-1/2"
      • Closed: 13-3/4"
    • Pin diameter: 1/2"
    • Functional load (lbs.): 7700
    • Breaking load (lbs.):11700

    Imperial dimensions are approximate. The manufacturer built this product to metric specs.


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