Loops

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(Source: West Marine Rigging Blog) We have SK90 continuous covered loops. By using our “Loop Calculator” to generate working loads with either our preferred safety factor, or one that you would like, we are able to match the correct size core and number of passes for a loop that suits your application. These are great  … Read more

Ryans Reach

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Ryan from West Marine has been working his magic for clients all over the place. These are some pictures of his latest Dyneema lifelines, pre-install, for the Club Swan 42 Katsu in Thailand.  He also made a bunch of other rigging bits for then including floating jib leads, a new tack assembly for the end of his  … Read more

Thinking outside the box

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Ryan from West Marine Rigging has his thinking cap on: I have been throwing some ideas back and forth with Skip Mattos of Harken, trying to improve and simplify existing systems on boats, and also come up with new ideas. One thing that sailor’s have always been known for is finding existing products, and using them in  … Read more

Ryan takes Cover

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Ryan from West Marine Newport talks us through some cover. A great read, like all his posts on the WM blog. A Cover Story   So far it is the year of the cover!!! This week we have had a few customers come in and inquire what all this difference about cover’s for lines is.  … Read more

Tidy

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Nice work from West Marine’s rigging shop in Rhode Island. Check out their new blog here. Like we said, its brand new and it takes a while to populate. We know – so keep checking back!