SailNet Community - View Single Post - Buying new sails, need advice
View Single Post
post #5 of Old 01-12-2009
billyruffn
Senior Member
 
billyruffn's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2004
Location: Massachusetts
Posts: 1,292
Thanks: 5
Thanked 28 Times in 19 Posts
Rep Power: 11
 
You might want to have a look at Practically Sailing - The best sailing ideas and techniques on the Internet . It's a new site authored by Joe Cooper, who's with Hood Sails in Newport. There are several articles on the topics you mention, including full battens for cruising boats, how to measure for new sails, etc. As I said, it's a new site and all the bugs haven't been worked out yet, but if you stick with it you'll work yourself around to the things that are of interest.
billyruffn is offline  
Quote Share with Facebook
 
 
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome