Before re-hoisting, the bowman doesn’t need to remove the headsail from the luff grove, he just has to open the prefeeder and close it around the luff tape. No need to remove the headsail anymore!
Ease of use
To open it simply push the spring with your thumb, the jaws will open automatically. To close, squeeze the jaws together between your thumb and fingers, until the spring reengages.
• Single handed operation by pushing on the spring
• Easy to install with a lashing or fixed to the forestay
• Stainless steel product benefiting from the Wichard know-how to offer the highest reliability
• Weight: 0.050 kg
Easy to install
The prefeeder can be easily installed below any headsail foil or headsail reefing configuration. In the closed position, it ensures a smooth and easy sail hoist.