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Finding used sails

Can anyone tell me where the best sites are to purchase and sell used sails? I heard nightmares on the subject. Looking for a good, reputable site.
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I've bought from Porpoise, great descriptions and was what it was advertised as.
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Bacon sails is another one.

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I can attest to Bacon's Sails in Annapolis. We bought a genoa last year and had a problem and they were more than willing to make it right. As I recounted in my Genoa Delam Wooes thread, they worked hard to fix the problem and I couldn't be more pleased with the outcome. They stated more than once that they didn't want to lose me as a customer. In this day of rotten Customer Service, they stand out as examples of what could be.

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