In order to facilitate the shade sail handling, Facnor has developed a unique cleat-winch, the T-winch that enables to optimize and secure the tensioning of the shade sail sheet. The sail sheet becomes easier to tighten.
BENEFITS of the T-WINCH
Features of the T-winch:
> Load-resistant mechanism
> Material suitable for outdoor installation: Duplex
The marine experience:
> Facnor has been designing and manufacturing sailboat furlers since 1981.
T-winch use :
> 2-in-1 : load-supporting cleat fitted on a free wheel with unidirectional rotation (winch),
patented system, made in duplex material
> Fixation on post (wood, stainless steel, aluminum) or wall (concrete, wood, stone)
Roll the sheet around the T-winch (capacity of winding 45cm rope)
Then turn the handle in order to tighten the sheet. Secure.
For unrolling the sheet release the knot and slack it.
> Innovative system (patented) inspired from marine mechanical solutions already tested at sea
« Regarding its installation, the T-winch is handy as it can be fixed on various supports in concrete, aluminum or wood. Regarding the product itself, it complementary tool to the FXSun furler that enables to finish to tighten the shade sail without any difficulty. Moreover, its polished finition is very aesthetic. »
David Simonin / Voilerie SimoninFacnor FXSun fitter in Noirmoutiers (Western France)