Gottifredi Maffioli will participates in the 35th edition of Metstrade in Amsterdam from 15 to 17 November at booth 01.643.
METSTRADE is the world’s leading platform for professionals in the leisure marine equipment industry.
This global business platform focuses on innovation, market developments and on-site networking & knowledge events such as the METSTRADE Show.
Innovation is the beating heart of Gottifredi Maffioli, and METSTRADE is the perfect stage to present the company’s latest innovations, thanks to the constant research for new materials and production techniques that can improve the performance of our ropes.
METSTRADE 2023 promises to be a transformative event that will inspire, educate, and connect industry professionals from around the world. Together, we will chart a course toward a more sustainable, diverse, and technologically advanced future for the marine industry.
The Gottifredi Maffioli booth shows a brand-new design that embodies the company’s main focus on:
- Pure strength – 25 years of success of the gm zylon cover, from 1999 to 2024.
- Performance ropes, durability – reliability.
- Extreme lightness, speed – performance – control.
Gottifredi Maffioli’s presence at Foiling Technology Pavilion
Foiling is one of the most exciting and rapidly growing industry in the sailing world, requiring lightweight, durable and high-performance equipment.
Gottifredi Maffioli is at the forefront of this industry, offering solutions that combine innovative materials and advanced technologies to ensure uncompromising customized performance. Our lines and ropes are designed to minimise weight without sacrificing strength, allowing athletes to push their limits and reach new milestones of performance.
Gottifredi Maffioli became the rope supplier of the leading sailors in all the most competitive foiling classes, including America’s Cup, Sail GP, IMOCA 60, 69F, Moth, Nacra 17.
At the foiling area of the METSTRADE Show Gottifredi Maffioli presents a totem displaying information on three cutting-edge solutions designed for the foiling world:
Made with a super sturdy cover of Dyneema® and Technora® and a strong COMPACT 99 core, it features the highest level of technology materials available to rig smaller boats. Available in the new 3.5mm and 4mm sizes for even more accurate control lines and halyards.
- DSK Race Dyco
With its lightweight cover made of Dyneema® and Cordura® fibers, it guarantees excellent abrasion resistance and secure grip. It is the perfect line for high precision control lines, low stretch halyards and extremely smooth sheets.
- Special Covers
Extremely thin but still robust, our Dyneema Covers are a must in several applications, from soft shackles to loops and trapeze systems. They can be used whenever you need the maximum abrasion protection without compromising lightness.
In the same informational totem QR Codes take to special video content with testimonials from Ruggero Tita and Paul Kohlhoff, Nacra 17 Olympic medalists, Tokyo 2020.
A third QR Code features a video with splicing suggestions by Davide Fuzzi, an expert rigger.