The Rigging Company V.I.

Going south? We’ll meet you there! The Rigging Company is proud to announce that we have expanded our reaches to the West Indies. Within the past year we have had the pleasure of working with a well known name in the sailboat rigging business, Island Rigging and Hydraulics (IRH) since 1984, formerly Alan’s Rigging. Without […]

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ANNAPOLIS BOAT SHOW 2017!!

The Boat Show is back and so are we. Bigger and better than ever before, TRC has recently expanded its team and its booth. We have joined up with BSI Denmark to provide our customers with top quality Rod Rigging fittings. So come by our booth, see our new digs, and talk to BSI and […]

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How to Tune a Sailboat Mast

Here are some generalĀ guidelinesĀ for tuning your mast’s standing rigging. Please see our blog onĀ how to properly adjust a turnbuckleĀ before you begin. As always we recommend seeking the advice of aĀ professionalĀ rigger for more specific tips and tricks regarding tuning your boat’s rigging. Your boat must be in the water. Begin by just slacking off all of […]

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Servicing The Chain Plates

The chainplate is typically a metal plate used to fasten a stayĀ to the boat. One end of the chainplate has a hole for the pin of the turnbuckle, the remainder of the chainplate is used to attach the plate to the boatĀ Ā via a bulkhead, knee, tie rod or the hull itself. Chainplates get their name […]

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