April 27, 2021 Morfrac Systems is a young, fast-growing company focused on developing clever, efficient, lightweight and reliable sailing yacht hardware and turnkey engineering solutions. Morfrac is born in Spain in 2019. Its headquarter is in Valencia, in the earth of the Mediterranean. It’s a joint venture between two businesses specialized in yacht design and naval engineering and in high-precision CNC machining, respectively. All in all, over 30 years of combined experience, a unique talent and knowledge blend at the service of the industry. With a 1600 square meters production facility, a wide range of 3 and 5 axis CNC mills [...]
April 22, 2021 Last week we had a catch up with Bret Perry and he told us a bit about what is going on with the Farr X2 at the moment. We are really excited to see that each week the Farr X2 is getting more shape! Bret gave us some updates about the progress with the hull #1 which we are expecting in Australia around June. We were talking about the ISO Certification and DNV rules. He also shared the features from Allen Brothers and cooperation with Selden and North Sails. Check it out!
April 16, 2021 Sailing Anarchy Article part 2 https://sailinganarchy.com/2021/04/15/x-marks-the-spot-6 by Editor, 15 Apr 2021 Everything on the boat was placed with optimum ergonomics in mind, and the boat is probably over winched in terms of size. With things like the Olympics in mind and just mixed gender and shorthanded sailing in general, we’ve gone with bigger winches so that even a smaller person can apply full load on the Code Zero for example. Just to make things dryer and more simple, as well as easier to ship, we’ve gone with a deck-stepped, fully custom 2-piece Selden carbon fiber mast package that [...]