This Melges 24 Mainsheet is stripped back to expose the core and then spot covered with New England ARC on the area that is cleated. Finished ends are an eye splice and an end whip.
The line used for this mainsheet configuration is a high performance, New England Flight Line. This super lightweight, high strength, and low stretch line has a super strong core of 100% Dyneema SK-75 surrounded by a braided jacket of Polyolefin (MFP). The cover is strippable to expose the color-coded core beneath and makes tapering and splicing effortless. Flight Line floats indefinitely in both salt and fresh water.
- Diameters: 5/16 in (8mm)
- Line: New England Flight Line - High Performance - Dyneema SK-75 core provides negligible stretch with a Polypropylene cover; zero water absorption.