How to dismantle one Facnor LS/LX/RX manual furling system?

For this type of operation, we recommend to enter in contact with one of our distributors or agents. Access to our distributor/dealer list Please also refer to our installation manuals by clicking on the following link : Headsail furlers…

My furling line is overlapping, what to do?

In order to prevent  from overlapping keep the furling line tight, also check that the furling line is properly fitted according to our instructions page 13 paragraph 5 : LS/LX/RX installation Manual In any case, we recommend to contact one…

How to fit the the furling line of my Facnor furling gear?

Please follow instructions page 13 paragraph 5 of the LS/LX/RX furling systems : LS/LX/RX Installation manual In any case, we recommend contacting one of our distributors or dealers : Access to our distributor / dealer list

The halyard gets wrapped round the forestay, what shall I do?

Stop immediately furling the sail in order to avoid any damage. Two possible reasons: -          the angle formed by the halyard and the forestay is to closed. The geometry pf the top fitting of your furling systems needs to be reviewed…

Access to our distributor/dealer list

Before using your Facnor furling and reefing system we recommend to carefully read our use instructions of our installation manual: – Always keep the Genoa halyard tight when furling in and out; – Do not tight excessively the halyard;…

How to service my Facnor furling and reefing system?

Facnor furling equipment requires no maintenance, however it is highly recommended to rinse your furling systems with clear water several times during the season. Salty deposits having a corrosive effect, it is needed to prevent from salt a…

What are LS/LX/RX kit components?

The LS/LX/RX standard kit includes: Two sealed mechanisms: drum + halyard swivel, A set of anodized foil sections, connectors, nylon bushings, one telescopic section, one sail entry, one top cap, one halyard deflector wheel, screws.…

What is the difference between the cruising and the racing range?

The cruising range gathers LS and LX models, equipped with round anodized foil section with twin groove. The racing range corresponds to the RX models equipped with elliptical, aerodynamic and light twin groove foil sections.

What are the discrepancies between the LS/LX and RX furlers?

The LS furlers are fitted with standard non removable drum whereas the LX drum plates can be removed and the tack fitting can rotate. LS and LX furling gears are delivered with round foil sections. Concerning the RX furlers, they are delivered…