Fairlie Riggers offer a full standing and running rigging service whether it be for a traditional or modern yachts. All rope and wire work for marine or your architectural projects available.
Fairlie Riggers offer boat visits where all inspections can be carried out with mast up or down, in or out of the water. An in-depth inspection of wires, terminals, mast fitting, spreaders and chainplates looking for any signs of fatigue, crevice or galvanic corrosion with a pre-quote survey available with a recommendation report.
Fairlie Riggers can manufacture modern or traditional rigging:
When your pride and joy requires new standing rigging we can manufacture new rigging using only the best quality wire and fittings.
WIRE/SWAGE END FITTINGS
Fairlie Riggers stock most sizes and construction of wire as well as End Fittings (Terminals), including Forks; Studs; Eyes; Stem Balls; 'T' Terminals & varioius sizes of Turnbuckles.
Hard and Soft Eyes.
We can splice any construction of rope:
End to end Splices
Rope to wire Splices
Whipping and serving
Fairlie Quay Marina
North Ayrshire , KA29 0AS
Phone Number: 07984 060846
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Fairlie Riggers -Our Story
John McColgan - Master Rigger began an apprenticeship in 1979 completing training in 1983.
John has worked on various projects for the Royal Navy whilst employed with BAE Systems based in Glasgow. His role here was to manufacture rigging warrants which included guard wires, flight deck nets; life lines, mooring ropes, bollard strops which is a small selection of items being manufactured at the time for the Type 22/23 Frigates and Type 45 Destroyers to name but a few.
A move into the marine industry in the mid eighties allowed John to become one of a very limited and qualified Master Riggers. In the late ninety's Fairlie Riggers was born when he opened his own loft. Fairlie Rigger's now have a wide customer base who own traditional yachts, modern yachts and motorsailers.
MASTER RIGGER, OWNER
BOAT BUILDER / APPRENTICE RIGGER
ADULT APPRENTICE RIGGER
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