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NEX 5.0

NEX 5.0: Flying sail furlers

General description

Discover NEX: the new generation of flying sail furlers, developed through Profurl's know-how and R&D.
NEX has been developed to improve performance of your yacht and ensure safe, optimum deployment of your flying sails. NEX is made for every sailor, professional or amateur.

Lighter, more compact, more effective, ergonomic and easier to use, NEX furlers really make a difference!

  • Performance: optimisation of component sizes and weights, optimal spool diameter for improved ease of handling.
  • Safety: the furling line is blocked during deployment of sail and thus prevents accidents.
  • Easy to use: quick and ergonomic sail attachment device, quick and easy line fitting, simple tuning of the system.
  • Innovative terminals: NEX offers a wide range of terminals offering functionality, lightness and optimised size.

NEX 5.0 is delivered on standard with clevis pin snap shackle and a halyard shackle MX10.

Technical description

Name : NEX 5.0  
Model : With spool
Boat length : From 13 to 18 m
Working load : 5T
Type of sails : for light sails (gennaker, code zero) and heavy sails (solent, staysail...)
Lower terminal : Clevis snap shackle
Upper terminal : Halyard shackle: MX
Anti twist torque rope Ø : 16 mm (5/8'')
Continuous line Ø : 10mm (25/64'')
Weight / spool : 1,100 Kg - 2,42 Lbs
Weight / swivel : 0,500 Kg - 1,10 Lbs
Height / drum mechanism : 109,5 mm - 4 5/16'' inch
Drum diameter : 195 mm - 7 11/16'' inch
Height / swivel : 94 mm - 3 45/64'' inch
Width / swivel : 50 mm - 1 31/32'' inch
Furling line : No delivered
Warranty : 3 year

Accessory

  • Wichard D shackle forged in HR stainless steel: option
  • Aluminium thimbles: option
  • Furling line - standard or customized length: option
  • Anti-twist torque rope: option

Material

  • Maintenance free systems sealed in grease bath (except the NEX 0.9)
  • Specific coating to ensure longer product life
  • Wichard clevis pin snap shackle forged in High Resistance stainless steel (17/4 PH)
  • Wichard halyard shackle (MX10) forged in High Resistance stainless steel (17/4 PH)

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