5,500 Kg (12,000 lb) MULTIHULL series drogue has 140 cones. It is a total of 87 metres (285 feet) length excluding the bridle.

Attachment points on stern of boat.  Point A

BRIDLE. BRIDLE legs (2 off) run from A – B

Made of 16mm (5/8″) double braid nylon. Each leg 2.5 times width of stern.

If attached to steel plates with shackles at A, then hard eyes at A on bridle.  If not, then soft eyes possible with suitable chafe protection.

Soft eyes at B on each bridle leg.

FIRST.  Runs from B – C

FIRST includes the leader, the initial part without any cones. First is 45m in length and made of 16mm (5/8″) double braid nylon.  There are 65 cones attached to this section, spaced every half metre (20 inches) running from point C.

Soft eyes on First at B & C

TAIL. Tail runs from C – D

TAIL is 40m in length and made of 14mm (9/16″) double braid nylon. There are 75 cones attached to this section, spaced every half metre and running from point D.  This leaves about 1 metre at the end (D) without cones.

Soft eye at C

Hard eye at D

WEIGHT. Weight attached at D and can be 8 – 10 Kg in the form of chain, an anchor or any other heavy item that can be secured.