SailNet Community - View Single Post - New sail Dacron characteristics
View Single Post
post #13 of Old 03-23-2012 Thread Starter
Ajax_MD's Avatar
Join Date: Nov 2009
Location: Edgewater/Annapolis
Posts: 4,254
Thanks: 8
Thanked 122 Times in 111 Posts
Rep Power: 8
Send a message via Yahoo to Ajax_MD
Re: New sail Dacron characteristics

Originally Posted by blt2ski View Post
For how you use your boat, Dacron would not even be on my list of sail cloth. Demension Polyant, or Ullmans CAL sail would. Stretch with these sails will not be an issue!

70% cruising, 30% or less racing? Especially casual, Chesapeake, light-air racing.

Dacron is fine. It's also the limit of my budget. I don't have money for high tech, laminate sails, especially to replace them every 2-5 years.

Alacrity, 1981 Tartan 33 #168
Ajax_MD is offline  
Quote Share with Facebook
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome