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One Touch Handles
are the simple affordable solution to
support the boom and eliminate the topping lift for sailboats 14 to 38
feet. Each Boomkicker uses 2 coated fiberglass spring rods to support
the boom*. Pulling the boom down causes the Boomkicker to flex upward,
releasing straightens the Boomkicker lifting the boom.
Universal fittings for the mast and boom are included. The boom track
fitting, standard on larger models, and shown on the right, provides
additional up travel and adjustment. Boomkicker benefits include:
- Eliminating the
hang-ups, adjustments and chafe of a topping lift.
- In light air,
lifting the boom opens the leech for a faster sail shape and more speed.
Boat performance is
improved with less weight and windage aloft.
- Reefing is safer
and easier with better boom control.
- Combined with a
block and tackle vang, the Boomkicker does everything a mechanical vang
or rigid vang can do with less cost and less weight.
- The simple design
eliminates sliding tubes and friction.
- A proven, durable
and reliable design with thousands sold.
- Patented flexing
spring provides fast response and a near constant force for higher vang
- The lightweight,
low profile design is good for performance and looks.
- Easy installation
independent of the vang. No need to replace existing hardware.
fasteners, drill and tap included for a complete package.
- Mast fitting uses
the luff groove to eliminate drilling in the mast.
- Non-corroding and
silent. Little features with big paybacks.
- Self tending for
hands off operation. Install It - Forget It!
- Guaranteed to make
your sailing more enjoyable.
- Racing or cruising the Boomkicker is the simple
*The smallest model K0312 uses
uncoated spring rods.