Judel/Vrolijk Design IRC72.
Project management – Brendan Darrer / Tim Powell
Constructed – Persico. 2014
The design brief from the RAN Racing team was to bring them a winch system which felt as free-running as their TP52. We took stock of the situation and decided there and then that the time was right to design & build our own gearboxes.
High on our list of ‘must have’s’ was to drastically reduce friction and improve gear performance under load. The M-Class gearboxes of STAYINPHASE made their debut, even featuring electronic controls for operating friction reducing functions.
We met the design brief and some…