Masts and Spars
New to 2013, Whittle Marine are now producing top quality Masts and Spars made using top quality hand picked Sitka Spruce. Whittle Marine will now produce a Mast or Boom specially to get the most out of your boat.
Whether your after something with a bit more rake or something thats stiffer, Whittle Marine is now offering top quality hand made masts and spars!
Whittle Marine are now taking off where the late Bob Snow who sadly passed away in the Winter left off. His high standards and attention to detail set a precedent which we strive to achieve. Using some of his machinery and ethos we now aim to push this area of our business and start producing the Rolls Royce of Wooden Masts and Spars.
Here at Whittle marine we are able to produce mast from 2 laminations as per the class rules.
The masts we produce are made with minimal scarf's appart from one glue line down the middle of the mast where the two lenghth are bonded together. This allows maximum flick at the top of the mast with incredibly even bend characteristics.
A True mast built for performance & longevity.
All masts are sold with a bend test to help identify the correct mast for your boat and sails.
Pictured above a recent brand new Boom from Whittle Marine. Get in contact with us for prices and early deals on our exciting new addition to the business!
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Order parts online
Here at Whittle Marine we Supply a range of Harken blocks and rigging that we have tried and tested specifically for X Boat's over the years. Our systems are constantly improving, keep up to date and order your parts here! We also supply custom stainless bow fittings, carbon rub strips, carbon spinnaker poles and much more!
XODs For Sale
Check out the latest X Boats for Sale in the fleet. Contact us to find out more about the different boats for sale and or to arrange a viewing!
Whittle Marine's XOD
Keep up to date with the new build of our very first Whittle Marine XOD! With lofting planned to start this summer we will keep you up to date with all the latest progress as it happens.