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rig kit for the Banshee.
This sail rig will plug straight into the Banshee hull. It is a good size for
light to medium
winds. Drop the "mast" pivot into the tube in the hull, make one rigging line connection, and it's ready to sail. The rig is quickly built from
the materials provided in this kit.
Price $35 with free shipping
NOTE: If you wish to buy the Banshee hull and the OPUS rig together. Please use the combined payment button on the Banshee hull page.
This is to avoid double shipping charges.
The OPUS rig was
inspired by the una rig on the Laser dinghy. The curved mast on the
Laser is shaped by the sail pocket. The OPUS rig
Mast height above deck..... 24" (610mm)
Boom length.................... 12 1/4" (310mm)
Sail area......................... approx. 140 sq.in. (9.04 dm.sq.)
Weight inc. sail............... 0.6oz (19g)
The OPUS rig
Flexible carbon fiber mast, carbon fiber boom, carbon mast head, pre-bent mast pivot wire, sailcloth (0.75oz sealed ripstop nylon),
sail reinforcing material, silicone tubing, rigging thread, and fittings.
Comprehensive step-by-step building instructions will be available to view or download. Link provided with rig purchase.
For further information on tuning your OPUS rig see the ARTICLES page.
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