XTX SoftGrip Clutch

RRP £177.17


Optimised SOFTGRIP braid technology.

Drawing on experience in both mechanical and textile product design the new XTX Soft Grip Clutch uses a combination of new materials to offer mid load rope holding in a lightweight, compact device. Using an innovative new braided ‘soft grip’ technology to engage and hold a loaded line, the XTX benefits from being very ‘kind’ to the rope cover with a controlled and easy release.



  • Ultra-lightweight mid-load rope holding
  • Optimised SOFTGRIP braid with high-performance braid anchor technology
  • Gentle on rope covers - increase the lifecycle of your ropes
  • Neat, retracting toggle for fingertip control of clutching power
  • Controlled and consistent release across full range of loads
  • Push button clutch activation with lock-open indicator
  • Full enclosed body protects against accidental release
  • Small footprint and very low profile with no handle rotation space required
  • Simple, versatile installation – 2 fasteners for deck, bulkhead, rig or tunnel mounting
  • Remote release capability
  • Easy set-up, no performance tuning required
  • On-deck access for cleaning or replacing SOFTGRIP diameter changes


  • XTX08 - 360g
  • XTX10 - 365g
  • XTX12 - 375g
  • Ropes 8 - 12mm (5/16”-1/2”)
  • Loads up to 1200kg (2645lbs)