Selden Masts Ltd is the most diverse subsidiary in the Selden Group with facilities for manufacturing carbon, dinghy and custom yacht spars.
COMPUTER CONTROLLED LAMINATE LAY-UP
High quality carbon spars are produced using a unique mandrel filament moulding (MFM) system. This process uses pre-preg carbon to produce single piece, seamless tubes which are then autoclave cured to ensure the best possible consolidation of the laminate. Selden Masts Ltd produces about 400 carbon masts per year for boats including high performance dinghies, IRC race yachts and Blue Water Cruisers.
Selden Masts Ltd is the World leader in dinghy spars. More races are won by Selden Spars than any other brand. Dinghy spars are made using the highest performing 6082T6 aluminium with CNC cut tapers, automated welding and heat treating resulting in the highest quality and most consistent dinghy spars available.
Selden Masts Ltd also partner large OEM dinghy builders in designing and manufacturing complete kits of parts for boats. This could include aluminium foils, deck hardware, rope packs and hull fittings as well as the spars.
Selden Masts Ltd manufacture custom yacht spars for some of the Worlds most prestigious brands. The UK design department combined with the fabrication facilities required for the carbon and dinghy spars allows Selden Mast Ltd to customise the standard yacht product to even higher levels of quality and functionality to meet the demands of the World’s most exclusive yacht builders.