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just maybe the little eyes that I could put on each side and use rope to tie it together like a corset...
That's not a bad idea. You have me thinking now.

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Re: pics of sail covers made for lazy jack systems?

necessity is the mother of invention

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Re: pics of sail covers made for lazy jack systems?

well I went traditonal...very happy with the results and only $75 all said and done..

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Re: pics of sail covers made for lazy jack systems?

Late to the party here - but I cut (gasp) slits in my mains'l cover for my lazy jacks following advice/vid from Sailrite:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_Rt7AVMLXOI

Similar to the velcro design above, but using toggles to secure.

Sometimes I gather them up, bungee them close to the mast (life folk suggest); most times I use the slits, which seem to work well and look pretty good if I say so myself...

Yeah, I know, photos would help..will do in a few days (I hope).
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Re: pics of sail covers made for lazy jack systems?

not too late by any means! post the pics when you get them


Im still planning on doing some reinforcments and maybe the slits for the jacks since I know the positions exactly now

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