Running Rigging

Running Rigging

The equipment like cleats, track, furling gear and winches which you need for controlling the sails

  • Pillar Cleats Pillar Cleats

    A good range here, but how big should they be? Try this as a start point:Main mooring cleats, 3 to 4% of boat lengthSpring cleats - 2 to 3% of boat length Halyard cleats 15 to 20 times the rope diameterJamming cleats (any type) the right size for the line used.

  • Sheet Leads Sheet Leads

    These are leads for running rigging. If it is fairleads for mooring line you need, try here

  • Bronze Deck Track & Slides Bronze Deck Track & Slides

    Handsome is as handsome does

  • Furling Gear Furling Gear

    Wykeham-Martin furling gear looks like - indeed is - a relic from the 19th century. But it works. here

  • Other Cleats Other Cleats

    Avast, Belay me lad!

  • Mast Hoops Mast Hoops

    Traditional ash or galvanised steel. The dimension quoted is the inner diameter, so you need 1 or 2 inches clearance.

  • Horses Horses

    You can specify a horse (or traveler in US English) link.

  • Sail Track and Slides Sail Track and Slides

    Useful not only for mainmast track, but also for clew outhauls, and hatch slides