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C-T Sailbatten Hardware - Tensioners
Leech Tensioning Systems for sail battens


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CT22: RSLT
CT33: FTLTK
CT36: PALT

C-T Sailbattens Hardware Catalog
   

 RSLT (Carbon)
Rocket-Style Leech Tensioner
The RSLT was specifically designed as a light-weight tensioning solution to fit the C-T Sailbattens CT22 range.

The RSLT is designed to slip over a CT22 batten. It can be used as a Leech Tensioner (on a bolt-rope mainsail) and as a Luff Receptacle with closed-leech mainsails.

C-T Sailbatten hardware: RSLT - Rocket-Style Leech Tensioner for CT22 carbon battens
C-T Sailbatten hardware: RSLT - Rocket-Style Leech Tensioner for CT22 carbon battens
RSLT leech tensioner
Yacht Size Range for RSLT
  • 40ft - 55ft

Batten Size Range
Key Features
  • Made from carbon fiber
  • Ultra lightweight and strong
  • Fits over CT22 battens for luff or leech tensioning
  • Can be used with closed or open leech batten pockets
  • Adjusting screw thread for tensioning batten on deck or while sailing
    (maximum adjustment: 30mm)
  • Fish-tail shaped end for webbing to hook over, holding RSLT and batten firmly into sail
  • Weight: 80 grams
 
   

 FTLTK (Acetal/Titanium Screw)
Fish-Tail Leech Tensioner
Originally designed for tensioning battens in America's Cup mainsails the FTLTK is light-weight, sturdy and easy to use.

A titanium adjusting screw connects the acetal leech end-plug and handle. A Hex Key is used make the adjustment.



C-T Sailbatten hardware: FTLT - Fish-Tail Leech Tensioner for CT33 carbon battens
C-T Sailbatten hardware: FTLT - Fish-Tail Leech Tensioner for CT33 carbon battens
FTLTK leech tensioner
Yacht Size Range for FTLTK
  • 40ft - 90ft

Batten Size Range

Key Features

  • Made from tough acetal plastic
  • Titanium or stainless hex-head adjusting screw
  • Adjustable while batten is in sail
  • Webbing or lashing over fish-tail end prevents batten falling out of sail
 
   

 PALT (Acetal/Titanium Screw)
Plastic Adjusting Leech Tensioner
By designing a larger, more robust head-cap the FTLT tensioning components can be used with CT33S and CT36S battens.

The PALT has grooves which allow lashing to pass either side of the tensioning screw, securing the batten firmly in the pocket.

C-T Sailbatten hardware: PALT - Plastic Adjusting Leech Tensioner for CT33, CT33S and CT36 carbon battens
PALT leech tensioner
Yacht Size Range for PALT
  • 60ft upwards

Batten Size Range

Key Features

  • Made from tough acetal plastic
  • Titanium or stainless hex-head adjusting screw
  • Adjustable while batten is in sail
  • Webbing or lashing over fish-tail end prevents batten falling out of sail
 
 
 
  NEWS AND INFO
PURCHASE ORDERS
To order battens and hardware, download a blank purchase order...for more info click here
NEW RECEPTACLES
Custom-designed luff receptacles...for more info click here
FISH-TAIL TENSIONER
Used by most of the 2007 America's Cup Syndicates
RSLT USED ON RC44
The RSLT rocket-style tensioner is being used by RC44 teams...for more info click here