The Melges 24 Continuous Spinnaker Sheet is a 5/16 line tapered on both ends and with two long eye splices. The tail is 3/16 line with an eye splice on one end to loop the two sheets together at their eye ends and then tie to the sail.
The line used for this Spin Sheet configuration is a high performance, Yale Maxibraid Plus. It features a UHMWPE Spectra core that has been proven to offer high working loads, low stretch, high abrasion resistance, zero water absorption and UV stability. Its solid color cover will be easily identified in high-pressure situations and the TST (Thin Sleeve Technology) construction is durable and runs smoothly through blocks.
- Diameters: 3/16 in (5mm) & 5/16 in (8mm)
- Line: Yale Maxibraid Plus - High Performance - UHMWPE (Spectra) core provides negligible stretch with a durable polyester cover.