Spinlock is an independent and innovative company, widely acknowledged as the world expert in rope-holding. Based in Cowes UK, the “Home of Yachting”, Spinlock has over thirty years’ experience of designing and manufacturing rope holding equipment for sailing boats from dinghies up to the largest Superyachts.

Spinlock’s cleats, clutches and jammers, hold ropes from 2mm to 32mm in diameter and loads up to 12000kgs. The expert skills of our Special Projects Team designers are valued by America’s Cup, Volvo Ocean Race and other leading racing teams, Open 60’s and Superyacht captains for the originality of their custom rope handling solutions.

The Spinlock Deckware range includes Deckvest, the world leading lifejacket harness. Where there had been no significant technical or aesthetic change for over thirty years, Spinlock developed a completely new and personal harness & lifejacket solution that was attractive and comfortable to wear. Deckvest success, with Spinlock’s campaign for the owning and wearing of fully equipped lifejacket harnesses, have encouraged very positive effects for sea safety; power, sail, leisure and commercial.