You could try, but you might find out that it's an expensive sewing lesson. The problem is, although it folds flat, a sail is a three dimensional object with a specific curve for it's height and width. As as novice, you are unlikely to be able to achieve an efficient shape doing so.
I recommend selling it, and buying a sail made to fit. But that's just me.
Originally Posted by clearcan
So i recently picked up a Hobie Holder 14 but the sails that were sold with the boat are incorrect. The jib is a roller furler with a luff wire that i can use as my forestay so that is not the issue. The issue is with the main. The sail looks brand new, but it is probably about 3 or 4 feet too long.
Question is, could i remove a panel from middle or bottom and restitch everything back together to accommodate the difference.
The sails are from a Trac 14 Catamaran.