Fleet-Hydrol
 
Specialists in Industrial and Marine Hydraulics                                     Celebrating over 50 years of service!

Phone
(02) 9939 1866

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(02) 9938 6078

 

 

Rigging Control Systems

 

For more information on any of the items listed below,  contact us for fast and friendly attention and service.

 
Designers, builders and sailors of serious racing yachts increasingly look to Fleet-Hydrol for the rig control systems that contribute to winning performance, along with ease of use and complete reliability.
Designed and manufactured in Australia for Australian conditions, all components are of highest quality marine grade materials.
FLEET-HYDROL has the experience and knowledge to design and fabricate custom systems each customer’s specific vessel,

Standard single-speed manual pump models provide ease of use, rapid deployment and may be optioned-up to 2-speed, automatic shift-pumps for high performance boats or for maximum efficiency of rig adjustment. This automatic system can make a significant difference to racing results in tacking and gybing situations.

All panels are fitted with dual (metric/imperial) gauges up to twice the size of competitor models, for ease of visibility even in extreme conditions.

As an alternative to hand-pump models, all control systems may be interfaced with 12V or 24V hydraulic power pack to provide virtually hands-free operation.
 

  Back Stay Adjuster
 
   
         
  Four Functions Panel    
         
  Four Functions Panel    
         
  Cockpit Control Panel    
         
  Manual Pump Control    
         
  Backstay Cylinders


Boom Vangs

 
Boom Vang   Fleet-Hydrol has a range of Boom Vangs to suit all requirements. Whether designers, builders and sailors of serious racing yachts or a cruising sailor, there is a hydraulic controlled Boom Vang to suit every need.

Details and Specifications

Designers, builders and sailors of serious racing yachts increasingly look to Fleet-Hydrol for the hydraulic controls that contribute to winning performance, along with ease of use and complete reliability. The improved design of Fleet-Hydrol vangs provides added confidence in the strength, reliability and ease of control, relative to all alternative designs

Unlike rope systems, the Fleet-Hydrol hydraulic vangs constantly support the boom, eliminating the need for a topping lift. Unlike spring systems, it is also fully adjustable regardless of boom/sail weight

All vangs are fabricated with mirror-polished cylinder-bores and nitrogen-return systems to provide smooth operation and long life.

Designed and manufactured in Australia for Australian conditions, all components are of highest quality marine grade materials.

Fleet-Hydrol has the experience and knowledge to design and fabricate custom systems each customer’s specific vessel.

Model number -12 -17 -22 -30 -40 -60 -90
Rod size in mm 19 25 32 38 50 63 75
Tension in Kg 2200 2600 3000 4900 6200 12000 20000
Gap & pin size in mm 12.7 12.7 16 22 25.4 32 32
Closed cylinder length To customer specifications
Extended cylinder length To customer specifications
Stroke in mm 250 300 300 300 300 400 450
Cylinder OD in mm 50 57 63 82.5 100 140 190
Nitrogen pressure may be varied from 0 to 40 BAR
 
 

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