Once known as Hartley18
Join Date: Aug 2007
Location: Melbourne, Australia
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Re: Buy doyle sails
Originally Posted by northoceanbeach
The rep here, no doubt the same one in Everett did a great job for me. He assured me the sails are 100% cut and sewn in USA. New Zealand for that part of the world. No china involved for Doyle. Their website confirms this. They just built a huge new loft in Massachusetts and I think New Zealand. Well one or the other at least.
Hmmm.. well, I was told by one of their most experienced sailmakers that whoever it was at Doyles that buggered up the cutting of my last headsail couldn't read English...
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