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Barton Track Selection Guide

Barton re-circulating traveller track systems can be used for both mainsheet and Genoa applications.

This modular system is extremely adaptable and can be specified to suit yachts up to approximately 46ft.

Sizing can be summarised as follows:

  • Size 1 for yachts up to 8.5m (28.5ft)
  • Size 2 for yachts up to 11.0m (36ft)
  • Size 3 for yachts up to 14.0m (46ft)

You will find track dimensions and specifications below.

If you have mid boom sheeting or would like some assistance in specifying the size required, please feel free to get in touch.

The track itself can be purchased at the exact length required using our BARTON TRAVELLER TRACK PRODUCT

Drill Track

The most commonly used, drilled and countersunk at 100mm centres, with the first hole at 50mm from track end.


Drilled Track Specifications
Size 1 Size 2 Size 3
Width 20mm 26mm 30mm
Height 12mm 15mm 18mm
Fastenings 5mm 6mm 8mm

Sliding Bolt Track

To allow for a smooth profile with no visible fastenings. Also makes retro fit and easier job, as bolt can slide along the extrusion to match exsiting fastening holes. Ensure washers are fitted beneath track to ensure a good seal.

Sliding Bolt Track Specifications
Size 1 Size 2 Size 3
Width 20mm 26mm 30mm
Width 2 26mm 34mm 40mm
Height 12mm 16.5mm 19mm
Fastenings 5mm 6mm 8mm

Beam Track

Use beam track when spanning cockpits or companionway hatches, where unsupported length is required. A minimum of three fastenings should be used on either side of the unsupported length - place fastenings at 100mm centres in supported sections. Ensure washers are fitted under the head of the bolt and between track and deck to ensure a seacure seal.

Beam Track Specifications
Size 1 Size 2 Size 3
Width 400mm 700mm 800mm
Height 27mm 34.5mm 40.5mm
Fastenings 6mm 8mm 10mm

Traveller Systems