Non corrosive, lightweight replacements for traditional stainless steel hanks.
Boats like Wild Oats, Alfa Romeo, V70 Teams and RC44 Teams have gone with Equiplites’soft sail hank for offshore racing for performance and safety. Since they offer lower weight and windage compare to traditional stainless hanks. Cruising yachts use the soft sail hank for their replacements for the heavy stainless steel connectors for
the stay sail.
SAIL HANK HIGH LOAD
Use High load Hanks for top and bottom connections.
The Advantages Include:
*Max sailing performance
*Less compression on the PBO/Kevlar stay