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Cleaning sails at home

So, about to clean my sails at home, I am wondering how you seasoned sailers do this, such as what cleaner you use? and how you apply the cleaner.
I was going to hang the sail on the clothes line and spray the soap/cleaner on the sail let it sit for a bit and then rinse thoroughly. Am I going about this the right way?

Thanks for any tips and techniques., yes I am new to doing this.

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yeah, dish soap, nothing to harsh and a soft brush.

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Re: Cleaning sails at home

A few good sites/threads:

http://www.porttownsendsails.com/pdf/sail_cleaning.pdf

Cleaning Sails

How to wash / clean sails

Sail Care and Cleaning

Sails - Cleaning Sails | YachtPals.com

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Re: Cleaning sails at home

Thank you Guys, I'll be having at it Sunday morning.

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