Join Date: Jun 2000
Location: CT/ Long Island Sound
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Re: Mainsail Cover Mast Closure
I've sailed boats that had grommets at the mast end of the sailcover, and you simply laced it up and tied it off like a shoe. Velcro seems to offer a lot of downside. Our current cover has a hefty zipper that looks like it should last another five years.