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post #8 of Old 12-01-2012
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Re: How do you fold sails on deck?

I read in a sailing magazine a tip somebody recommended for flaking a sail on deck shorthanded. He uses those inexpensive spring clamps, available at hardware stores, to hold the flakes in place as he works one end of the sail and then the other. Never tried it myself--just passing on the info.

Paul Cooper
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