Patent Number: 6,293,215

Title: Sailing harness

Abstract: A hooked spreader bar is held to a sailor's body by straps at each end. Thestraps are formed with serrations that are engaged by noses of pivotablelocks. When the straps are tight, the locks prevent the straps looseningbut provide a quick-release operation when pressed down. The spreader baris more reliably held to a sailor's body, more simply fitted, and removed.Pivotable locking handles hold respective locks in the closed position.

Inventors: Moorrees; Janse van Rensburg (Cape Town, ZA)


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Expiration Date: 09/25/2013