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Crossbow™ Self-Tacking Jib System — 50mm

Part No. 2758.1.1M.50

Length (m) 1.1 m

Length (ft in) 3' 7 5/16" ft in

The Crossbow™ is a self-tacking jib system designed for high-performance dinghies, skiffs, and catamarans under six meters (20 feet). The system features a curved track that hinges to align both car and track with the sheet loads for less friction, more load-bearing capacity, and for an ultra-lightweight design. The two-piece car body is machined of 6061-T6 aluminum and Hard Lube-anodized for strength and corrosion resistance. Curved races evenly distribute the loads on Torlon® ball bearings for low-friction rolling. A Delrin® cap keeps the balls captive when the car is removed from the track. The hardcoat-anodized track has three pivoting attachment points that distribute the load. Track is offered in 20 or 50 mm heights. Use 50 mm track with a single-line spinnaker system. The track’s center strut has a hole for a fair, chafe-free halyard lead. Torlon is a registered trademark of Solvay Advanced Polymers L.L.C. Delrin® is a registered trademark of E. I. du Pont de Nemours and Company or its affiliates.
Width (mm)50 mm
Width (in)1 31/32 in
Weight (oz)28.3 oz
Weight (kg)0.8 kg
Fasteners (mm)5 FH mm
Fasteners (in)#10 FH in
Length (m)1.1 m
Length (ft in)3' 7 5/16" ft in
Fastener spacing (in)21 13/16 in
Fastener spacing (mm)554 mm