Top Down Furlers

Top Down Furlers  

Top down furlers provide an easy option for asymmetric spinnakers handling. Once you have turned downwind, this system allows the sail to be easily unfurled by releasing the drum and pulling on the sheet without leaving the cockpit. When you're ready to put the sail away, the anti-torsion stay transfers the rotation of the drum to the the head of the sail. By furling from the top, the most powerful part of the sail is de-powered first. An excellent way to improve safety and reduce stress during this manouevre.

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