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Harken GP Catamaran Mainsheet System - 12:1 GP Catamaran Mainsheet System
Our Part #: HAR2800 | Mfr. Part #: 2800
Sheave: 59 mm (2 5/16 in)
Pin-to-pin length: 224 mm (8 13/16 in)
Weight: 1039 g (36.6 oz)
Maximum Line: 8 mm (5/16 in)
Maximum Working Load: 545 kg (1200 lb)
Breaking Load: 1636 kg (3600 lb)
Harken's Grand-Prix mainsheet systems are critically important options for high-performance beachcats like the Nacra 17 or F18s. The high-efficiency blocks making up these systems feature insert-molded ceramic bearings that almost eliminate rolling resistance, greatly improving power transfer to the crew for easy, precise trimming. These compact blocks feature hardcoat-anodized sideplates that envelop composite sheaves for easy disassembly/reassembly. The system profile is the lowest on the market by far. High-performance fairing increases aerodynamic flow and protects the crew and blocks from impact damage. The lower block features a built-in cam arm that infinitely adjusts by loosening two (2) screws with a hex key. A single ratchet sheave in the bottom block ensures release is controlled and smooth. A snap shackle attaches the block to the boom. A swivel shackle attaches to the traveler.
Note: the GP mainsheet system is delivered as a 12:1 mainsheet system, but can be easily reconfigured as a 10:1 or an 11:1 to align with wind or crew preference. All necessary parts and reeving instructions are included. Line not included.