Rig Pro Go Pro

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RSB Rigging Solutions / Rig Pro restepped the 64 meter main mast on the Dubois ketch ‘Nirvana’. Check out the footage shot with a Go Pro from the of the rig. No points for guessing who the awesome soundtrack is by!

Red is the colour

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  (Source: Future Fibres FB) A big day at Future Fibres on Tuesday when 61 cables left the factory bound for Italy and the latest 60m Perini Navi ketch. The owner has chosen a red painted finish for his solid carbon lateral rigging (Dash 750 V1) which will make the boat stand out from the  … Read more

King Ding

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KING COMPOSITE BUENOS AIRES SUCCESSFULLY MEETS ITS GREATEST CHALLENGE EVER    After one year of continuous work, KC Buenos Aires facility finished the construction of the largest Argentine-made carbon masts. Mizzen and mainsail are 167.3 and 160.7 feet long respectively, and they will be the masts of the 172’ schooner “Doña Francisca”, designed by  … Read more

The business

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Future Fibres business demonstrates impressive growth (Source: Superyachtnews.com / William Mathieson) Future Fibres has revealed impressive year-on-year growth figures of 30 per cent for 2012, with optimism for the year ahead, in the form of key race projects and a €30 million strong order book.
 Following what’s been described as ‘better-than-expected opportunities in the superyacht  … Read more

What is it?!

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  We don’t know. Do you!? Thanks to Maverick Mavis in Torrevieja for the photo.

Feasible

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  (Source: Superyacht Design) UK, Southampton. Tony Castro Design, the studio behind the 52m Explorer and 40m Ecomar concepts, has created a 50m sailing yacht called WingSail. The project, which features a hull based on a previous design, is at the early stages of development with a focus on the technology and design behind the  … Read more

Tough Guy

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Photo: RSB Rigging Solutions Ok, he didn’t put Panthalassa, a 56 meter Perini rig’s back in the boat all by himself. He got a little help from the guys at RSB Rigging Solutions. Check the photos and the story here.

Two Tall

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The world’s two tallest masts serviced by Marine Results International rigging and structural inspection company Marine Results has just carried out service work on two of the world’s tallest masts.   Marine Results inspected the rig of fast cruising sloop Salute which has the world’s tallest aluminium mast at a towering 75 metres. But even  … Read more

RSB unstep Mikado’s masts

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Despite it being the wettest day we have had in Mallorca for some time the unstepping of the masts on the ketch Mikado went very well earlier this week.The 8.5 Ton main mast and the 4.5 Ton mizzen have been taken out for a full refit during the winter months.