The one-piece solid aluminum construction is
lightweight and strong. Cars and headboard
plates are deep-saturation Hardkote anodized and
Teflon® impregnated for durability. UV stabilized
with black additive for maximum protection. Both
CB and Slider Battcar systems use the same track.
Mix and match sliders and ball bearing cars for
optimal performance and cost.
Aluminum web-on headboard plates are easy for
sailmakers to install. Plates have radiused edges
to protect the sail and fit 1 in (25 mm) webbing
strap. Holes threaded into plates accept 416 cheek
blocks for leech line. Web-on plates are required
for the 3852 System B CB headboard car.
Typical Boat Size:
Monohulls: length 50 - 60 ft (15.2 - 18.3 m);
mainsail area under 900 ft2 (83 m2).
Multihulls: length 40 - 50 ft (12.2 - 15.2 m);
mainsail area under 700 ft2 (65 m2 ).
Part Number: 3862