The Facnor mainsail furling system makes your sailing safe and comfortable. With simple handling, your mainsail is quickly furled, unfurled, or simply reefed. This system can be installed directly on your existing mast, without modifying it.

SIMPLE INSTALLATION FOR MAINSAIL & COST EFFECTIVE

⊕ Simple handlling of the Mainsail (furl/ unfurl)

Unique assembly system without mast modification or drilling

Single-handed sail reefing inside the cockpit

⊕ Deck quickly cleared for arrivals at the harbour

Long Facnor experience of these mechanisms

 

The COMPACT F System: A furling system that turns a headsail inside housing sections. The drive unit of the sections is situated just above the goose neck and is operated with a continuous furling line (Facnor patent)

Commercial brochure of the CF Mainsail furler

SIMPLE INSTALLATION ON THE MAST

Simplicity of installation  & strong fixing :

> Housing sections fixed with slugs to the mast, without drilling the mast or the boom

> This system allows keeping the original gooseneck

> Quickly fitted without unstepping the mast

> Kit suitable for most of the masts

Installation : see this video

THE SLUGS for the CF MAINSAIL FURLERS

Easy fitting to the mast thanks to the slugs :

The slugs are fitted in the groove of the mast. no drilling is necessary (Factory drilled).

> The various types of slugs ensure the compatibility of our system to most existing mast grooves
> 7 different sizes and shapes : flat & round slugs.

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The Housing sections :

> Fixed with slugs to the mast + PVC strips

> Resistence and lightness : these sections are made of extruded aluminium and anodized after machining

> The edges of the housing section incorporate a round groove so that a spare sail or protection strip can be hoisted

> Standard length = 1,70 m

Booms kit configurations (see “Overview”):

> Track installation : with slugs, like the housing sections

> According to configuration :  RC80 Kit standard & RC 105 (provided)

> or optional : KB80 & KB105 Special version with additional sheeves system.

Three models of slugs for installation :

Flat models with different widths: PL1 (16 mm), PL2 (19 mm), PL3 (23 mm de large)

– Aluminium rounded models : PL ø8, PL ø14, PL ø16

– S/s rounded models : PL ø10


Furling sections / PVC strips / Housing sections

OVERVIEW & DETAILS