Newsletter No 1 / 2017 2017 is shaping up to be another busy year. With 2 new spars on their way to meet their respective boats and 2 more in build for a spring delivery, Rigging Projects has been working hard on defining specifications and working with the manufacturers to ensure the product is as … Read more
Is this the ‘highest’ GoPro stepping todate? The Wally 50 meter is in.
(Source: Hall Spars Facebook) A big mast needs big boom – here’s the Hall Oceanfurl boom for the Wally 50m, prior to packing and shipping from Hall NZ to Italy. The carbon furling boom measures 21.52m.
(Source: East Bay RI) When it shipped a 218.8-foot mast on Tuesday, Jan. 31, Hall Spars broke a Bristol mast length record that had stood for nearly 109 years. The mast, for a futuristic 165-foot Wally sloop, is now the longest ever produced in Bristol. It eclipses the 199-foot mast built for Reliance by the … Read more
(Source: Hall Spars) The Hall Spars team has completed the final test rig of the mast for the Wally 50m prior to shipping to Italy for stepping. Constructed of high-modulus carbon, the mast tube measures 66.7m (218.83 ft.). The four-spreader mast is a highly custom design by Hall’s in-house engineering team, tailored to meet Wally’s … Read more
(Source: Hall Spars) Hall Customers Are Winners This was an extraordinary year for Hall Spars. We celebrated our 30th anniversary and our customers enjoyed award-winning and regatta-winning success. Here’s a sample of what our customers achieved in 2010. Chrisco (CNB 100) is the winner of the 2010 Award for Best Sailing Yacht 24-40m, presented by … Read more
(Source: Hall Spars) The Wally 101 Indio was named Best Sailing Yacht 30m-44m at the recent World Superyacht Awards. Designed by German Frers, Indio is equipped with a super-high modulus Hall seamless mast and VBoom. Indio was lauded for its light weight and high-tech design. Other Hall-rigged finalists included the Dubois 37m Bliss and the … Read more
Saudade, the Wally 147 rigged by Hall Spars / Future Fibres is one of the first Super yachts back in Europe from the Caribbean. Thanks to ‘Salty Seacock’ for posting the picures taken in Valencia on the forum here.
The Wally ‘Tikititan’ hydraulic Jib sheet system on display here at the Palma Vela.
St.Barth Bucket Regatta is over but everyone is still talking about the ‘Top Down’ Gennaker furling on the 148′ Wally Saudade. Seems like the days of fighting with the sock and bucket on the foredeck are finally over. Halleluiah!!!