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NEXe: motorized flying sail furler by Profurl!

When sailing short-handed, the operation of large sails on 45 – 60 foot sailboat can be complicated. NEXe aims at easing furling and jibing operations by controlling the sail safely and without effort. NEXe is available in 2 sizes: NEXe 5.0 & NEXe 8.0 for sails up to 250 sqm. NEXe integrates a specially designed motor system enabling...


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Route du Rhum - A first place for Françis Joyon 

Françis Joyon, the IDEC skipper, won 1st place on the Rum Route in 7 J, 14h, 21M and 47S. IDEC, 80 feet trimaran, now triple winner of this race, is fully equipped with Profurl furler systems (flying sail and stayfurlers). Profurl team congratulates Françis for this new performance!


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NDE2: motorized furlers

Profurl launches its new range of motorized furlers called NDE2 for boats from 9 to 22m. Comfort, Reliability and Safety Download the complete documentation HERE


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Joyon sets North Atlantic solo record

French yachtsman Francis Joyon smashed the solo North Atlantic record on Sunday by over 16 hours with a new mark of five days two hours and 56 minutes. The 57-year-old, who left New York on Wednesday at the helm of his 30m multihull Idec, bettered the old mark of 5 days 19hrs 29min set in 2008 by compatriot Thomas Coville. The multihull...


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Françis Joyon: crossing the Atlantic Ocean


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Mini Transat -2013

Profurl is supporting Julien Pulvé


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Wichard Group acquires Losange Group

More information on that topic, download the PR here.


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Spinex, top down furler for asymetrical spinnaker

Find out Spinex, the new solution to furl and unfurl asymetrical spinnaker. Thanks to the integration of the Sail Bearing Technology developped by Profurl, Spinex will allow you to operate easily and safely your asymetrical spinnaker. Spinex is available for boats from 6 to 18 m and asymetrical spinnakers up to 250 m². Download the documentation...


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2010 Route du Rhum: 2 first places for Profurl!

The trimaran Groupama 3 wins the 2010 Route du Rhum and IDEC (F Joyon) takes second in the Ultime Category. These tow giants (100 feet for Groupama 3 and 80 feet for IDEC) are fully equiped with Profurl furling systems. Congratulation to the two skippers for their great performance! Profurl systems on board Groupama 3: NEX Hybrid 20T...


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Flying sail furlers: size XL!

After the 2010 launch of its 4 new NEX furling systems, Profurl adds another 2 models to the range for 16m to 25m boats. Powerful, safe and easy to use, the NEX 8.0, and NEX 12.0 have the same features – which made this range such a success – as the previous models NEX 8.0 is recommended for a max area (light sail) of 250 m². NEX...


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NEX: the new generation of flying sail furlers

Discover NEX: the new generation of flying sail furlers 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 diameters for improved ease of handling. Safety: The furling line is blocked during deployment of sails to prevent...


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NEX on video

Find out NEX the new range of flying sail furlers by downloading the video (click on the picture)


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NEXe: motorized flying sail furler by Profurl!

NEXe: motorized flying sail furler by Profurl!

When sailing short-handed, the operation of large sails on 45 – 60 foot sailboat can be complicated. NEXe aims at easing furling and jibing operations by controlling the sail...
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Route du Rhum - A first place for Françis Joyon 

Route du Rhum - A first place for Françis Joyon 

Françis Joyon, the IDEC skipper, won 1st place on the Rum Route in 7 J, 14h, 21M and 47S. IDEC, 80 feet trimaran, now triple winner of this race, is fully equipped with Profurl...
[ read more ]
NDE2: motorized furlers

NDE2: motorized furlers

Profurl launches its new range of motorized furlers called NDE2 for boats from 9 to 22m. Comfort, Reliability and Safety Download the complete documentation HERE
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