Re-Vamped

By Rigging Projects,

Future Fibres has re-vamped their website and added heaps of product and technology information. There is a particularly interesting section on the aero studies and development they been working on. Watch one of the clips here and click here for more.

Barcelona World Race 2010

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(Source: Future Fibres) Into its second edition, the Barcelona World Race starts from this historic Catalan city on New Year’s Eve. With 25,000 miles of racing ahead, 10 of the 15 yachts have, once again, placed their trust in Future Fibres’ rigging for this demanding event. Future Fibres is supplying an incredible 2 kilometers of  … Read more

The definitive work of…

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Future Fibres. Their latest marketing publication is a comprehensive guide to all of their products, including all their latest carbon development. Titled ‘Right Fibre for Right Application’, it explains all the different applications for their wide range of products. Switch on the kettle -this read might take a while. 08-Right Fibre for the Right Application

EMS

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(Source: Future Fibres) Rigging systems and rules go hand in hand and with the IRC about to relax the penalty for composite rigging in 2011, Future Fibres has identified the need for a performance based, reasonably priced, hassle free system for your standard IRC Club racer. From this brief, the Encapsulated Multi Shroud (EMS) was  … Read more

And the winner is…

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The winner of our 2010 DAME award survey is Marlow! In an intriguing battle, Marlow’s Classic rope beat Future Fibres FlexC product by a single vote! At the actual awards in Amsterdam, Selden’s Reversible Winch was the convincing winner. Congratulations to all!

Picture it: Future Spars

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Future Fibres is slowly lifting the cloak that has shrouded their new mast facility in Valencia, Spain. With production now underway, it’s only a matter of time before we will get a closer look at their product. Exciting times.