Standard - 8 mm Ø - micro

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Standard g/n - 8 mm Ø round - micro unit for use with 8 mm dia mast tube and suitable for 65 Class, Footy or similar size boats.


Choose from basic gooseneck unit (005-65), gooseneck with kicking strap (005-65-KS) and gooseneck with compression strut (005-65-COMP).

Product code. 005-65

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Standard - 8 mm Ø - micro

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Standard g/n - for 8 mm (5/16") Ø round masts - micro unit for use with 8 mm dia mast tube and suitable for 65 Class, Footy or similar size boats.

The 30 mm long body of this gooseneck is injection moulded and is designed to clip onto any 8 mm (5/16") diameter mast. Secure it to the mast using Cyano-acrylate glue and/or 1 mm diameter stainless steel pins (material and drill provided).

This item is ideal for use on 65 Class, Footy and similar size boats. The body is a half size version of our well known No 15 gooseneck that has been used in the IOM class for many years. A tang is provided at the upper end that will accept any 4 mm ID boom tube. The same tang, but with a bend in it, is provided at the lower end to which a kicking strap can be added.  The kicking strap is not supplied with the basic unit.

Choose from basic gooseneck unit (005-65), gooseneck with kicking strap (005-65-KS) and gooseneck with compression strut (005-65-COMP).

15RG       downloadable drawing

15RG-KS       downloadable drawing

15RG-COMP     downloadable drawing

Gooseneck is the English language term for the attachment between boom and mast. Other words used are boom pivot and boom swivel.

Kicking strap is the English language term used for the adjustable connection between the lower end of the gooseneck body and the boom. It is also known as a vang.

Formerly coded 015-65

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