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Most furling headsails have a foam or rope luff to help them maintain their shape when furled partially. Other than that, there should be any reason why it wouldn't work for you. They make an adapter that allows you to hank on wire-luff, roller-furling sails, which would probably be much cheaper than having a sailmaker modify the sail.
They were written up last year in one of the gear reviews... but I don't remember what they're called.
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You know what the first rule of sailing is? ...Love. You can learn all the math in the 'verse, but you take
a boat to the sea you don't love, she'll shake you off just as sure as the turning of the worlds. Love keeps
her going when she oughta fall down, tells you she's hurting 'fore she keens. Makes her a home.
—Cpt. Mal Reynolds, Serenity (edited)
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