Johnson's quick release lever has a number of practice features for both high performance multi-hulls and monohulls. An essential piece of hardware on catamaran shrouds to allow the crew to right the boat after a capsize; without it, another boat or extraordinary effort is required. Trailerable boats up to 26' find a lever on the forestay greatly facilitates stepping and unstepping the mast.
• Ultimate strength of 2,500 pounds
• Positive stop is provided to prevent jamming fingers between fitting and wire when thrown open under load and the large surface area of the push pad makes it easier to close lever under load
• Lever take up is 2-1/8" to an over-center position and comes with a quick release pin for positive locking