13,600 Kg (30,000 lb) MULTIHULL series drogue has 156 cones. It is a total of 107 metres (351 feet) in length excluding the bridle.
Attachment points on stern of boat. Point A
BRIDLE. BRIDLE legs (2 off) run from A – B
Made of 22mm (7/8″) 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.
LEADER. Runs from B – C
LEADER would be 36m in length and made of 22mm (7/8″) double braid nylon. 25 cones are attached to this section.
Soft eyes on Leader at B & C
FIRST. Runs from C – D
FIRST would be 31m in length and made of 18mm (3/4″) double braid nylon. There would be 56 cones attached to this section, spaced every half metre running from point D.
Soft eyes on First at C & D
TAIL. Tail runs from D – E
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 E. This leaves about 1 metre at the end (E) without cones.
Soft eye at D
Hard eye at E
WEIGHT. Weight attached at E and can be about 18 Kg in the form of chain, an anchor or any other heavy item that can be secured.