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Little Harbor 54
Little Harbor 54 Centerboard Cable New Centerboard Lifting Tang New Centerboard Cable Installed Center Board Reel Winch Service Rod and Paint Service Complete Stepping the Mast Ready for the Mast Rig Up Still Lots to Do….Little Harbor 54
The Hinckley Pilot Job
Designing a New Modern 4 Sheave Masthead … Before Welding After Ready to Install New Boom Bracket and Toggle Closing Up the Giant Hole Left Behinf from Old External Single Sheave New Masthead has Been Cut-in and is Ready Before Paint Painted! The New Masthead Design Works Perfectly TRC Spars! … … The Hinckley Pilot 35 Refit
The Pearson Flyer Boom Project
New Aluminum Reinforcement with Lightning Holes …Installed and Ready to Weld. The Boom Would Sag to Leeward due to the Mid-boom Sheet Location. an Internally Mounted Forespar Vang Lug. That’s Not Going Anywhere! New TRC Outhaul System 8:1 Easy to Cleat and Easy to Release the rigging company in
The Rigging Company Hydraulics in Norfolk
Shop UpgrADES in 2020
Morgan OI 41 Sloop
Internalizing Halyards Designing the New Spreader Base and Lower Shroud Tang Design The New Doubler Plate Ready For Welding …After Welding with a New Tang Bolt Hole Getting Ready To Install the New Spreader Brackets ..After Welding. Ready for the New Spreaders New Spreaders Ready for Welding No More Sliding Gooseneck …. Desiging and Building a New Stainless Steel Anchor Roller …Wait Until You See this Thing… The New and the Old. Anchor Roller and Stem Fitting Blam! ..so Shiny! Brand New Chainplates After Trimming the Mast Butt we had to Modify the Mast Step A New Twist on the Old Boom … A Morgan Outisland 41 Sloop Like No Other Spreaders are Ready Can’t Wait to See This One When She’s All Finished. To be continued….
Bristol 29.9 New Mast Electrical, New Longer Spreaders, New Standing Rigging, New Furler, Serviced Inspected and Relocated Chainplates, Some Deck Repair, and Freshly Remounted Deck Hardware…. Don’t forget to add a deck tie down if you’re running mast lines aft and your boat is keel stepped!!!
The Hinckley Bermuda 40 Project!
Looks Like We’re Getting Ready to Build Some Masts New Mast Steps Back from Welding LOOK at that Weld! How We Build Things at TRC Main and Mizzen Mastheads Ready for Welding Mizzen Mast ready for Welding HINCKLEY B 40 CUSTOM BUILT by TRC Main Mast Ready for Welding Custom Doublers Ready for Welders Mizzen Mast back From Welding Mizzen Mast Boom Ends Ready for Welding Spreaders and Boom Ends Every Load Bearing Hole Receives Stainless Steel Bushings Main Boom Gooseneck Bracket w/ Custom Gussets. Main Boom Ready for Paint Getting Ready for Primer and Paint Main Mast Ready for Paint … Spreaders Back from Paint Main Mast Back from Paint … … Mizzen Mast Back from Paint Main Mast Ready for her Crate … Main Boom Ready for Shipping Mizzen Mast Final Assembly A Clever Dolly Solution so we can Move the Masts when they Arrive – Courtesy of Aaron Moeller Designs Crating Things Up Unloading the Crate All the Fixins Yep…There’s a Mast in There Looks Like it Survived the Trip Our Traditional Discontinuous Spreader Tip Solution TRC Spars! The New Mizzen Mast Mizzen Mast is Dressed and Ready to be Lifted Main Mast is Dressed and Ready to be Lifted Deck Ring – Before Deck Ring – After! Old Chainplate Backing Plates New Thicker Chainplate Backing Plates Old Backstay Assembly New Backstay Chainplate Assembly New Chainplates are Looking Good! The Team that Made it all Happen The New Mast Step is in and it FITS! Getting Masts Vertical for the First Time New TRC Pole Control System New Masts are In. ‘Lots to do…. Main Boom Clearing the Mizzen Forward Intermdiate Shroud…This had me Nervous Getting Closer Freshly Lashed Bamboo Rollers Approaching the End Old Stanchion New Stanchion That New Harken MKIV JOB COMPLETE! … The Newly Refit Hinckley B40 MkI Yawl by The Rigging Company. The final product under sail
C&C LAndFALL 39 New mast and leisure furl
Configuring Main Halyard and Furling Line Leads in Tight Spaces. Leisure Furl. C&C Landfall 39. Harken Unipower. Making Custom Double Aluminum Custom Aluminum Bullseye Ready for Anodizing Lewmar Domino Double Clutch with Custom Angled Riser and Custom Double Bullseye to Reduce Fleet Angle Before the Clutch Catana 47 Full Refit, Carbon Mast Paint, New Rod Rigging, Pro Furl Headsail Furler Bearing Service, New Dyneema Sprit Stays
Morgan 382 Refit
The Rigging Company and The Blue Angels
2019 J/24 and J/22 East Coast Championship
TRC Removable Inner Forestay System, Beneteau 50
C&C Landfall 39 Custom Selden Mast Vang Bracket in the making Forespar Yacht Rod Toggle and Custom Selden Bracket by TRC Magnified Rod Head. Vertical cracking may occur when re-heading older rods
Another custom Forespar Yacht Rod toggle, this time out of stainless steel 316. We had to make this to fit the old Isomat mast bracket. Made in house with a cut off wheel, grinder, drill, some sand paper, and some buffing compound. Pearson 37. 5/8″ Swaging….Available at The Rigging Company!
TWO Lagoon 450’s getting brand Forespar Leisure Furl Upgrades!
These installations are a bit more tricky than the standard LF install due to the extreme mast rake, but it turned out perfect! Thanks to the team at TRC. THE X4 PROJECT
A Brand New X-Yachts X4 with some custom TRC upgrades, including but not limited to: Dyneema and friction ring In-haulers and Barber-haulers, custom TRC Facnor Code Zero Furler, a custom synthetic Bob-stay for the factory Carbon Prod, re-located the traveler cam cleats, Moved new Spinnkaer halyards from the fractional position on mast to masthead.
The TRC Riggers Pouch. Every staff member makes one on day 1.
The Rigging Company 2018…A Look Back
New Electrical. On The Mast Spinnaker Pole System. New Harken Integral Backstay Adjuster with fail-safe turnbuckle assembly. New Radar with Kato Marine Guard…. a must if you need to have the radar on the mast!
The C&C 35 Project
Ericson 32 Custom
Chainplate Backing Plates and Tie Down Rods
Lazy Jacks For Sail Packs!
Bent Selden Masts Boom. If a rigid vang is present, especially a hydraulic one, be mindful of your vang tension vs. your sheet tension or you could bend your new boom. Discovery Yachts 56
Even new boats can have their issues. New mast boot to replace the factory one that leaked. It’s all in how you install it! Discovery 56
An Unusal Project for Us…
Two brand new Harken Unit 3 Electric foresail furlers. Nauticat 515
All new running rigging. Nauticat 515 The Norseman 400 Refinish Project Brought to you by
Diversified Marine Services, The Rigging Company and AwlGrip!
Building a Better Retractable Bowsprit
TRC Goes to the Virgin Islands again!
Moody 54 Sea Trial
J 22 Spreader Kit
After finding the matching pair of stanchion bases to match the rest of the boat. We added an additional set of stanchions near mid-ships, which always looked like one was missing. We also converted it from a single course to a double course. We completed the set with a solid rail for the aft lower lifeline. Looks very factory! Luders 33 The Tartan 3800 Project
Tartan Yachts 3800 all finished up. J-40 New Mast
Another New Mast System. Sparcraft Spars with Custom BSI Cap Tang System. New England Ropes Running Rigging. Chesapeake Sailmakers Stack Pack. Rebuilt and Repaired Navtec Hydraulics. All Done Up TRC Quality Work Standards. J-40… The Moody 54 Project