Profurl C290 manual reefing system with self-contained halyard design for cruising. Max forestay diameter 6.35 mm / 7 mm and suitable for boat length from 7 to 9 metres (22 - 31'). This system is reliable, tough and long life, this cruising range of reefing-furling systems are designed for coastal cruising, blue water cruising or even sailing around the world.
Maintenance-free. Sealed ball bearings are packed in grease, eliminating any risk of corrosion and making them impermeable to impurities such as water, sand or dust.
Reliability. Systems are made from materials chosen for their toughness and reliability. The drums are made from dimensionally stable plastic, the ball bearings are 100 C6 carbon steel, and the snap hooks are forged by Wichard.
Easy to use. Profurl reefing-furling systems accessories (standard or not) are designed to simplify manoeuvres, such as the feeder (standard), the Wichard opening pre-feeder or the hinged attachment which replaces snap shackles to ensure fast and easy rigging of the sail.
Safety in use. Doubled guide arms avoid any risk of riding turns or the line coming out of the reefing-furling system. Specially adapted nuts for heavy loads are supplied on large systems (480 upwards).
Choice of installation options. Depending on the deck configuration or your specific requirements, our manual reefing-furling systems can either be fitted flush with the deck, with long link plates, or below the deck.
Warranty: Profurl manual reefing-furling systems are covered by a 10-year worldwide warranty.
* C290 model can be fitted with 7 mm forestay. In that case a swageless eye is mandatory and the sail area recommended must be respected as well as the drum capacity.
Max forestay diameter: 6.35 mm (1/4”) - rod 10 / 7 mm* (9/32”) - rod 12
Boat length: 7 - 9m (22’ - 31’)
Standard furling length (others): 10 m (8, 12 and 14 m)
Extrusion length: 2 m (6.6')
Extrusion shape and colour: Round and silver anodised
Clevis pin diameter: 8 / 10 / 12 / 14 / 16 mm
Luff line diameter: 5 mm (13/64'')
Double luff groove: No
Removable drum: No
Furling line diameter: 6 or 8 mm (15/64'' or 5/16”)
Drum capacity: Diameter of the furling line:
6 mm (15/64'') 13 m
8 mm (5/16”) 7.5 m
Max LP: Diameter of the furling line:
6 mm (15/64'') 8 m
8 mm (5/16”) 3 m
Max genoa area: 30 sqm
Standard fitting: Closed to the deck
Warranty: 10 years
Opening luff rope prefeeder: option
Swivelling attachment device: option
Long link plates: option
Stainless steel locking devices: option
Turnbuckle cylinder: standard
Reefing kit: option incl: 25m reefing line (dia 8 mm), 1 stanchion block Wichard 60125, 4 stanchion blocks Wichard 60025