Marine Body Turnbuckles, Stainless Steel Marine Turnbuckles
Turnbuckles - Marine / Open Body
New chrome plated aluminium bronze super light weight, full strength bodies
Marine Body Turnbuckle Tensioner, Turnbuckle, Bottle Screw
Traditional style turnbuckle marine open body. Manufactured from aluminium bronze with superb chrome plating.
Incorporating our new turnbuckle body - a unique design offering strength and integrity.
Traditionally, turnbuckle bodies are manufactured by forging a soft bronze to produce the desired shape. Our unique design lets us machine the bodies from high grade materials. Using this process has allowed us to reduce the weight by 20% without reducing the strength.
Sizes are available from 3mm to 26mm wire or 1/4' unf to 1 3/8' unf threads
Also called turnbuckles, rigging screws, tensioners, bottlescrews or adjusters.
All raw materials used to manufacture these turnbuckle parts are certified to EN102043.1b
Turnbuckles are most commonly used in applications which require a great deal of tension; they can range in mass from about ten grams for thin cable used in a garden fence, to thousands of kilograms for structural elements in buildings and suspension bridges.
Turnbuckles are also used for tensioning a ship's rigging and lashings. This device is also known as a bottle screw in this context