Harken Performa™ winches
are for racers and racer/cruisers using high-tech line who don't wish to
invest in a carbon winch, or who need winches in smaller sizes. The Performa
design combines the efficiency of Harken Radial winches with the sandblasted
grip of its Carbon Fiber racing line for a powerful hybrid that lets crew
to trim and ease sails quickly and repeatedly as wind strength and directions
Sandblasted Grip. Performa winches featrure sandblasted drums
with diagonal ribs optimized for halyard and sheeting applications using high-tech
Composite Bearings. Snap-fit design keeps bearings captive in
a high-strength Delrin cage when drum is removed for maintenance. Composite roller
bearings don't require lubrication.
Self-tailing: narrow composite jaws ensure superior holding
power on small-diameter
line. Sizes 40-60
Plain-top: use on sportboatsuse on sportboats where sails require
and saving weight is important. Sizes 40-50
Quattro: use this patended all-in-one winch on boats that require
extremely fast winches to handle large asymmetrical spinnaker, but also need
power to trim the genoa upwind. The 2-speed Quattroe features two drum diameters
and four line
speeds. Size 40-46
Harken Performa winches are available in sizes 40 to 60 to complement
Harken's Carbon Fiber line.
Harken Performa Winches
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