Wichard Backstay Adjusters (5526)

  • Applications: 5/6/7 mm Wire Diameter, Type: Wheel Adjuster
  • Pin Diameter: 1/2", Stud Diameter: 1/2", Functional Load: 7.700 lb
  • Material: Grade 316L Stainless Steel
  • Item #: 
    607484
    Brand: 
    Wichard
    Model #: 

    5526

    Packaged Weight: 
    2.50 Lbs.
    List Price: 
    $995.00
    Our Price:
    $647.99
    607484
    Wichard Backstay Adjusters (5526) 5526

    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:

    • Version: Wheel adjuster
    • Material: Grade 316L stainless steel
    • Applications: 5 / 6 / 7 mm wire diameter:
    • Open: 20-1/2"
    • Closed: 13-3/4"
    • Pin diameter: 1/2"
    • Length pin to pin closed / open: 13.78" x 20.47" (350 / 520 mm)
    • Toggle length x width: 15 x 20 mm
    • Stud diameter: 1/2"
    • Functional load: 7.700 lb
    • Breaking load: 11,700 lb
    Wichard Backstay Adjusters (5526)
    647.99
    Status:   Special Order
    This item is a special order and may not be cancelled or returned.
    This item typically has a 1 week lead time before shipping.

    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:

    • Version: Wheel adjuster
    • Material: Grade 316L stainless steel
    • Applications: 5 / 6 / 7 mm wire diameter:
    • Open: 20-1/2"
    • Closed: 13-3/4"
    • Pin diameter: 1/2"
    • Length pin to pin closed / open: 13.78" x 20.47" (350 / 520 mm)
    • Toggle length x width: 15 x 20 mm
    • Stud diameter: 1/2"
    • Functional load: 7.700 lb
    • Breaking load: 11,700 lb

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


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