Which Tuff Luff Extrusion do I need?

Date Posted:1 May 2019 

When installing or replacing your Schaefer Tuff Luff there are three things you need to look at before deciding on size.

Tuff Luff Extrusion OnlyIf you are replacing a Tuff Luff have a look at the stainless feeder on your boat, it should have a part number on it.  Once you have this part number review the following points and then review the sizing chart below.

 

Quick Questionnaire

  1. What is the Wire/Rod size of forestay?
  2. Which size Luff tape is on the sails, check with your sailmaker?
  3. What is the Length of forestay?

 

Tuff Luff Sizing Chart

KIT

EXTRUSION

EXT Length

Max Head Stay Length

Max Wire

Max Rod

Luff Tape

EXT Weight*

Top Cap

Feeder

Spacer Tube

1205-36

1205-36-EXT

11m

12.2m

6mm

-10

#5, 4mm, 0.159" OD

0.16kg/m

1205-13

1205-02

1205-03

1205-46

1205-46-EXT

14m

15.2m

6mm

-10

#5, 4mm, 0.159" OD

0.16kg/m

1205-13

1205-02

1205-03

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

1706-46

1706-46-EXT

14m

15.2m

8mm

-17

#6, 5mm, 0.197" OD

0.25kg/m

1706-13

1706-02

2206-03

1706-59

1706-59-EXT

18m

19.2m

8mm

-17

#6, 5mm, 0.197" OD

0.25kg/m

1706-13

1706-02

2206-03

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

2206-59

2206-59-EXT

18m

19.2m

10mm

-22

#6, 5mm, 0.197" OD

0.36kg/m

2206-13

2206-02

2206-03

2206-46

2206-46-EXT

22m

23.2m

10mm

-22

#6, 5mm, 0.197" OD

0.36kg/m

2206-13

2206-02

2206-03

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

3007-80

3007-80-EXT

24.3m

26.1m

11mm

-30

#7, 6mm, 0.236" OD

0.45kg/m

3007-13

3007-02

3007-03

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

4807-95

4807-95-EXT

28.9m

30.7m

14mm

-48

#7, 6mm, 0.236" OD

0.62kg/m

4807-13

4807-02

4807-03

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

6008-110

6008-110-EXT

33.5m

35.3m

18mm

-60

#8, 7mm, 0.275" OD

0.69kg/m

6008-13

6008-02

6008-03

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

7608-130

7608-130-EXT

39.6m

40.8m

20mm

-76

#8, 7mm, 0.275" OD

0.77kg/m

 

7608-02

7608-03

 

FORE/AFT and Width Measurements

 

Model

Fore/Aft

Width

1205

26mm

10mm

1706

33mm

12mm

2206

35mm

15mm

3007

43mm

17mm

6008

56mm

23mm

7608

61mm

28mm

A1706

34mm

15mm

A2506

38mm

16mm