We call, they answer! Annapolis Performance Sailing that is. Have a look at the rigging package they produced for the Farr 30. We will feature more of their good work soon. Check out these new Farr 30 jib sheets. We took green Samson Amsteel and pulled black Yale Cover-Only over the line. We replaced the traditional … Read more
As we approach the end of April we have been constantly busy. We have had a hectic start to 2011 at Sydney Rigging Specialists. February saw the Farr 40 One Design “Australian and World Championships” held out of Royal Sydney Yacht Squadron. Out of a fleet of 20 boats we made the running rigging for … Read more
Yeap, the Dyneema Experience has officially started. Follow and support the 40 selected skippers HERE. 40 Skippers Worldwide (Source: Dyneema Experience) DSM Dyneema has recruited worldwide for 40 skippers, to test drive running rigging made with Dyneema® fibers. During an online registration phase from 9 January 2011 until 4 March 2011, skippers had to register … Read more
(Source: Gleistein) Gleistein Ropes produces the world’s biggest lifting slings UPDRAFT LS lifting slings made of Dyneema® deliver the strength of heavy steal wire ropes at just a seventh of their weight. The flagship rope of the standard range already handles working loads of 100 tons with ease. With a new special series, Gleistein goes … Read more
…by Greement Courant. A nice vid from their workshop in Morges Switzerland, starting the day’s work building a Spin Halyard for a 47’ IRC boat. Are you an HD ‘Rigging’ HERO? Let us know!
(Source: Sail-World) Carl Watson, a veteran of 15 Sydney Hobart races and many other International and National regattas, is the CEO of a new company on the Australian waterfront ,Projects Marine and the former M.D. at Harken Australia, is one of the leading experts in Australia in hardware selection, winch specification, installation and servicing. He … Read more
The Notting Hill Rigging Co. has put together a flash new rope package for Olympic hopeful, Jon Emmett. Using the right core materials and covers and the correct length splices to allow easy assembly, makes this inherently rough system just a little bit more efficient and easy to you. This could be yours too. Contact … Read more
A tidy solution from HH Yacht Management to stopping your dock lines from getting filthy, damp and covered with splinters. Simple.
DSM Dyneema, producer of Dyneema®, the world’s strongest fiber™, is recruiting the globe for 40 ‘Skippers’. They can test running-rigging made with Dyneema® fiber and share their experiences through social media. If you are selected to join the 2011 Experience Team, we will re-rig your boat completely free of charge with ropes made with Dyneema®. … Read more
Source: Spencer Rigging INS Tarangini re-rig given go ahead Spencer Rigging Ltd is pleased to announce the signing of a £1.27m re-rig of the Indian Navy Training Ship INS Tarangini. This is one of many long standing associations that the team at Spencer Rigging are proud to have upheld throughout a difficult period in their … Read more