Hobie 16 Aussie Jib Halyard Kit
The Aussie Jib Halyard Kit for the Hobie 16 allows easier tacking, better mast rotation and consistent mast bend! Reduce mast compression by 66%! The “fail-safe” pigtail keeps block failure from resulting in de-masting. Use with existing upper and lower forestay assembly or the newer one piece Aussie Jib Forestay. The Hobie 16 Aussie Jib Halyard Kit includes everything you need to connect your jib halyard to the Aussie forestay Pigtail: hardware with all Harken blocks, 70′ of prestretched line, fairlead with rivets, zippered pouch and instructions. Class legal for racing. Compare to Hobie Cat® item #80660000.
The Hobie 16 Aussie Jib Halyard is the new factory stock Aussie Halyard System. This kit is very universal and can be used with a Aussie length forestay and a upper forestay as the Aussie Pigtail. It can be used with the classic 2 piece upper and lower forestay and 2nd upper forestay as the aussie pigtail. Or is can be used with the Murrays Aussie forestay with pigtail.