Choice of the track. For larger boats and a Fibreball system choose an FB 29 system with 29x11 track. These systems combine the high resistance of fibre and the low friction of ball bearings, for boats up to 100’. Download the pdf with all information about 29x21 Antal track, and in particular: track profile, available lengths, available hole distances, available installation tools.
Position of the mast. Mainly depending on the position of the mast when the track will be installed, one chooses the short or the longer track length. Antal realizes bars lengths of 2 and 3 meters. A 3 meter long track is recommended if the mast is horizontal (non mounted masts), while the 2 meter long track is easier to install when masts are in the vertical position (mast already on the boat). Mounting type. Mounting type depends on the mast’s characteristics. Antal tracks are realized for different types of mounting. Choose a track for slugs in case of masts with groove. Masts without a groove or wooden masts will require installation with screws or glue, being glue a good solution for tracks on a carbon mast. In the sheet information about 29x21 Antal track all technical info about track mounting are available. Hole distance. Available single and double hole distance, for the different demands of ease of installation and holding strength of the track.