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M026-1770 Series 26 High Load Batten Car,Captive Ball Bearing

Product Type:

Batten Car Systems

Part Number:



0.511 kg 1.3 lb

Yacht Model:

Open 60 IMOCA

Name: Various




Product Features:

This series 26 Captive Ball high load batten car has been designed to give ultimate strength for use on Open 60 IMOCA yachts. The receptacle pin has an M12 thread and is machined from St.steel 17-4 ph. The barrel fitting is also machined from this high strength St.steel. This batten car uses the popular Ronstan quick release ball joint which enables fast simple removal of the mainsail without any loose clips etc that can easily be dropped overboard. This car is sometimes used for the first two battens in the rig where the loads are particularly high,for other cars in the system cars RC42669 RC42663 and RC42672 may be chosen. A "Fat head" version of this car M026-1771 is also available.