Lynn Rival - Spars and rigging

Rival 38A, designed by Peter Brett

Back to TOP of page

To go up to the top at any time click on the floating white arrow on the green disc

Lynn Rival's voyages

Visit our blog

Spars and rigging

Mast: Kemp E section 206mm x139mm (original -1981). Spreaders, spreader brackets and aft lower shroud attachments replaced in 2012. 4 non-metal folding steps fitted (as 2 pairs) at high level (2012)
Boom: Performance Spars 150mm x 95mm (fitted 2013), sheaves and jammers for 4 internal lines
Spinaker pole: Kemp telescopic 3.2m to 4.7m (original - 1981)
Standing rigging (all 2012): Forestay - 8mm 1x19 stainless steel Backstay - 7mm 1x19 stainless steel, fitted with two insulators Caps and lowers - 7mm 1x19 stainless steel Rigging screws - 7/16” chrome bronze stud-toggle rigging screws
Furling: Genoa - Sailspar 150-32-155 continuous line furling gear (2012) Staysail - Sailspar 150-32-130 continuous line furling gear (2012)
Boom brake: Boomlock 2 (Sailspar) (2012)
Mast winches: Main halyard - Lewmar 16 two speed Foresail halyards - Lewmar 10 single speed Spinaker halyard - Lewmar 10 single speed Clew outhaul/reefing pennants - Lewmar 7
Running rigging (all 2012): Genoa halyard - 12mm low stretch braid Main halyard - 12mm low stretch braid, halyard shackle spliced on Topping lift - 10mm braid, block at masthead, swivel snapshackle Spinaker halyard - 12mm braid, block at masthead, swivel snapshackle spliced on Spare halyard - 12mm braid Staysail halyard - 12mm low stretch braid Burgee halyard - 4mm braid Signal halyards - 4mm braid (2 nos.) Pole fitting up/downhaul - 8mm braid, fixed block Pole topping lift - 12mm braid, block at mast, snapshackle Pole foreguy - 10mm prestretched 3 strand, snapshackle, block at stem, Spinlock jammer on cockpit coaming Main sheet - 12mm Marlow matt braid, 6 part tackle with cam jammer, IYE traveller Genoa sheets - 14mm braid, track mounted Harken tri-roller cars (2004) Staysail sheets - 12mm braid, track mounted cars Spinaker sheets - 10mm braid, turning blocks at pushpit Furling lines - 10mm braid, 2 nos. continuous lines, each with 2 dismantleable double lead blocks and snatch block) Kicker - 12mm braid, 4 part tackle with fiddle blocks and cam jammer, snapshackle to boom Cunningham - 6mm braid 4 part tackle Boomlock - 14mm main line with carabiners to eyebolts, 5mm control line with lead blocks and cam jammer Clew outhaul - 8mm braid, within boom Reefing pennants - 10mm braid (3 nos. - white, green and red), within boom Lazyjacks - 6mm braid

Back to TOP of page

Back to Top