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Reduce the friction in your mainsheet system

by Allen 8 Oct 2021 11:00 UTC
Allen Roller Fairleads © Allen
Roller Fairlead

The roller fairlead is a cam cleat accessory design to remove friction from mainsheet jammers. The assembly comes with extra-long threaded bolts, which can be cut to length.

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  • Rolling sides perfectly shaped to guide rope into cam cleat. 
  • Trim the mainsheet from any angle with reduced friction.
  • Fits cam cleats with 38mm fixing centre.
  • Ideal for spilt tale mainsheet systems.
  • Save energy and trim harder for longer. 
Keelboat Fairleads have been designed for use on boats up to 40ft/12m where a shallow angle deflection is required for any control line or sheet.
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  • Guide sheets or control lines along the deck. 
  • Made from marine grade aluminium.  
  • Simple Installation.
  • Available in a range of sizes and shapes.
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