Segelwelt Rig Check and Rig Service

RiggcheckIt is important to check the rigg properly after the sailing season to plan maintenance and repairs for the winter. If you're a yacht owner we offer you a free check of your rig!

We recommend the followoing service intervals for rigs:

Basic control:
several times a year, visual control by the skipper and / or crew

Rig check:
once a year by technicians, specialised service companies

Manufacturers recommend to exchange the standing rigging every 15 years or 25.000 nautical miles.


Rig maintenance / service on the folded mast:

  • Racing yachts: once a year
  • Intensively used cruising yachts: minimum every 5 years; if often used during strong winds then more frequently
  • Yachts used for holiday cruising, rarely sailded in strong winds: minimum every 10 years 

Segelwelt rig check:

  • Visual control of the rig from the masttop to the deck
  • Control of ropes and sails 
  • Investigation of possible improvements
  • Foto protocol of the rig check
  • Detailed recommendation of maintenance, repairs and improvements 

Prices of a Segelwelt rig check: €200,- + VAT. + travel expenses
Duration: approx. 1.5 hours

Segelwelt rig service:

Technician: €80,- / hr excl. VAT. and expenses

Assistant: €45,- / hr excl. VAT. and expenses

Attractive packages:

Make your appointment now! Contact person: Andreas Hanakamp, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., +43 664 9161386