15 - Backstay tensioner

The backstay tensioner runs through blocks, with a gear ratio of e.g. 1:4. In this case less rope tension and less influence of rope elongation is noticed. Regatta sailors can use SK38 Dyneema® or Stirotex® for a backstay runner.

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  1. Dinghy Race Grip
    SKU: PRR417

    Application: Sheet, Control line

    This rope is a single braid 16 strands mix from Dyneema SK78 and Cordura. High performance rope specially made for control lines and dinghy sheets. Provides superior grip, low elongation, high strength, very soft and does not knick. Also known as swiftcord.

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