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Thistle Mainsheet Tapered (8mm Marlow D2)

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This is a high performance mainsheet line for the Thistle sailboat which features a taper and bury on one end to reduce bulk in your sheeting system. This is an upgraded mainsheet compared to our standard Thistle mainsheet options. Developed in coordination with Thistle class experts, this mainsheet is made from Marlow D2 Racing, a pre-stretched, bio-based double braid line that is a great high-strength and lightweight all-around performer. Features D12 78 core with 24-plait polyester jacket that runs smoothly and grips well gibing superior performance in clutches, jammers and winches and providing excellent abrasion resistance and greater longevity. We taper/bury down to the Dyneema core (removing the cover) on the boom end of the sheet. This is our top end mainsheet option.

  • Application: Thistle Mainsheet Line
  • Line: Marlow D2 Race
  • Line Material: Dyneema D12 78 core with 24-Plait Polyester cover
  • Diameter: 8mm
  • Approximate Working Length: 36 feet
  • Taper/Bury to Dyneema to remove cover on boom end of sheet
  • End 1: End Whip
  • End 2: End Whip
  • Part # THISTL200

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This item is built to order in our Rig Shop using industry leading best practices and splicing techniques so you can be confident in a strong and dependable finished product. It was developed to meet class standards and the most common deck/rigging layouts, using materials appropriate for its application. Please consult the specifications listed above to ensure the product meets your needs. The exact rigging on your boat may vary from our common specification. If you need something other than the specification listed, please reach out to our Rig Shop by emailing to discuss options. We're happy to modify and/or customize this product and love custom rigging projects!

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