(Source: Kohlhoff GmbH) The LOOP® Lock has been designed for halyards, tacklines or any other application where a light, strong and reliable rope holding system is required. It works on the same principle as a single braid splice, holding the rope by friction. To open the LOOP® Lock, just pull on the release line, without having to preload the halyard! It … Read more
Well, that is our opinion at Rigging News anyways! Clearly we did not see all there was on show at METS but we were very impressed with Kohlhoff GmbH LOOP© Organizer. Being versatile, easy to install and upgrade, makes this modular product so great. Adding a new halyard or control line? No problem! Just put an … Read more
(Source: Kohlhoff GmbH) Loop® High Load Shackles – The Original. Improved. Our Loop® Products are being used by cruising yachts and race teams alike, set apart by their high quality and durability. The Original Loop® Shackle is incredibly versatile, easy to use and has a wide array of applications. It’s tough to imagine leaving the … Read more
(Source: Kohlhoff GmbH) The new Farr400, eagerly awaited by the international sailing scene, will be equipped with Loop products from Kohlhoff GmbH. The 40 foot racing yacht from US American design office Farr will be built at Premier Composite Technologies in Dubai under the management of German Hannes Waimar, who is putting his trust in … Read more
Our friends at Kohlhoff GmbH have come to METS with a brand new Loop™ Block prototype ‘under the counter’ and now they have been kind enough to send us the exclusive: The new 60mm Loop™ Block is a direct development of its predecessor which is a very successful product but fell short in high speed … Read more
Kohlhoff GmbH and have teamed up with Gottifredi Maffioli to form a distribution network in Italy for their coveted Loop Products. Check it out here.
These Kohlhoff Loop shackles succeeded where the steel shackles failed: ‘We have had 70kts of wind today here in Cala di Volpe in a Mistral & these shackles took the weight of the vessel swinging on these without any issues. We broke two mooring lines but those shackles are incredible. Even broke a mild steel … Read more
News from our German rigger friends. Read it here (in German).
From our firends at Kohlhoff GmbH. Nice combo: Ronstan’s Lashing Orbit Blocks will be used as gennaker sheet blocks on EMMA, a brand new Swan 60. The bigger ones with 80 mm sheaves are used aft, the smaller 60 mm ones lead the sheet to the winch. For easy attachment of the blocks Kohlhoff’s Loop … Read more
The news posted on http://www.kohlhoff-online.de/ is in German but the pictures are fairly self-explanatory. This company based in the Kiel area also produce various other soft loop applications. Nice gear. Check it.