Care and repair of sails

  • 139 Pages
  • 0.10 MB
  • English
Adlard Coles , St. Albans
StatementJeremy Howard-Williams.
LC ClassificationsVM532 .H56 1976b
The Physical Object
Pagination139 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4953211M
ISBN 100229115659
LC Control Number76381436

Oct 27,  · The Complete Guide to Sail Care & Repair [Dan Neri] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Sails are the single biggest variable cost in owning a sailboat.

Unless you're a sailmaker with years of experience5/5(2). Note: Citations are based on reference standards. However, formatting rules can vary widely between applications and fields of interest or study. The specific requirements or preferences of your reviewing publisher, classroom teacher, institution or organization should be applied.

The Care and Repair of Sails [Jeremy Howard-Williams] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Classic text on the maintenance and repair of small-boat sails, including aspects of Author: Jeremy Howard-Williams.

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Annual inspections and maintenance not only increase sail performance but help to extend their lifespan—and can eliminate. Compare book prices from overbooksellers. Find The Complete Guide to Sail Care & Repair () by Dan Neri.4/5(1). The Complete Guide to Sail Care & Repair by Newport sailmaker Dan Neri, delivers just what the title suggests, a complete Care and repair of sails book to taking care of your boat’s primary engine, the sails.

Care of your sails begins with maintaining them properly, thus avoiding, or at least postponing the repair part of this book, and while the sailmakers of the.

Aug 20,  · Care and repair of sails by Howard-Williams, Jeremy, Publication date Topics Sails Borrow this book to access EPUB and PDF files. IN COLLECTIONS. Books to Borrow. Books for People with Print Disabilities. Internet Archive Books. Scanned in China. Uploaded by Lotu Tii on August 20, SIMILAR ITEMS (based on metadata) Terms of Pages: The Care and Repair of Sails by Jeremy Howard-Williams.

CLICK HERE to open the book in its own viewer. Paste (Ctrl + V) the password when prompted in the viewer’s window. IF YOU ARE NOT YET AN ACADEMY MEMBER, CLICK HERE to discover how you can become a. Aug 07,  · And no other component of a traveling boat combines vulnerability with necessity the way that sails do.

Luckily, sail Care and repair of sails book is the sort of maintenance that is made for the do-it-yourself approach. Modern sails might be high-tech foils made with advanced techniques, but when they tear, they’re just expensive ripped cloth.

Jan 12,  · Mother Nature can wreak havoc on even the best sailing gear and equipment. Thankfully, with repair magicians like Quantum’s Eric Grigsby here, you don’t need to fret if a nasty storm or big breeze damages your sails.

Eric explains what goes into common patching repairs and how he makes sails as good as new. 3Di/3DL Sail Repair. Although we recommend that any torn 3Di or 3DL sail be brought into a certified North Sails Service center for repair, it is possible to do a temporary repair yourself with a glue-on PSA (pressure sensitive adhesive).

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Sailmaker's Supply sells books for sailmaking, marine canvas, canvaswork, boat canvas, sails, outdoor cushions and DIY projects for your boat or yacht.

Cart Items: 0 Items $ Contact Us Order Status My Account Customer Big Book of Boat Canvas, by Karen Lipe. SKU Feb 10,  · How to Repair Sails: A Video Series.

Our sail repair posts and videos have been so popular that we recently decided to go all out and create a comprehensive video series on the topic.

We filmed all of our techniques as we inspected and did regular maintenance on the sails from Sailrite founder Jim Grant’s Islander 37 sailboat. The seasonal care of sails can be as involved as taking your sails to a facility expressly designed to wash and dry them, or as simple as airing them out and inspecting them for wear and tear yourself.

Some of the steps you take in maintaining your sails on a seasonal basis. Time for some research on sail repair, I guess. I pulled out Don Casey’s (hope that doesn’t sting too much, dad!) ‘Complete Illustrated Sailboat Maintenance Manual’- a book which is a little more prone to fluff than his classic ‘This Old Boat’ but nonetheless has very good illustrations and a great section on canvaswork and sail repair (this is not to say that it isn’t a great.

HC, 7 1/2 x 9 1/4, pp., index, Step-by-step, picture-by-picture how to measure for, construct, modify, renew and repair canavs items such as dodgers, biminis, sail covers, sail bags, cushions and more above decks and below.

Also how to repair and improve sails. Sep 15,  · The definitive guide from the world's best-known sailboat maintenance expert Don Casey's Complete Illustrated Sailboat Maintenance Manual combines six core volumes into a single, utterly dependable resource that answers every frequent question, explains every major system, and helps you keep your boat and its components shipshape.

More than 2, clear and detailed illus/> Don/5. Oct 09,  · For sail care during the season you'll want to have supplies on hand for emergency or incidental repairs.

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Just how extensive your sail repair kit is will probably depend on the length of your passage and how remote an area you will be in. But the bottom line is if your sail is torn and cannot be used you are not going very far, very fast. Book Search Engine Can Find The Care and Repair of Sails by Jeremy Howard-Williams.

ABOUT TRUST ONLINE; The Care and Repair of Sails. By: Jeremy Howard-Williams. Show me the best price for this book. Books ordered may be returned for a full refund if they are not as described. Delivery is guaranteed - or your money back. Nov 19,  · Sail Repair—Patching Small Rips & Holes.

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Here at Sailrite®, we want you to be well-prepared, self-reliant sailors. Rips and tears happen in sails, battens fall out, and hardware comes free. With the right knowledge and tools, you can make repairs and fixes to your own sails, both in emergency situations and carefully on the docks.

Strictly Sail Inc., Ohio, some new and many used sails, The Sail Loft, Georgia, new and used sails, The Sail Warehouse, California, new and used sails, Used Sail Database, looks like a sail broker ; VOP Sails, Spain, used and new sails.

Sail Reconditioner and Repair. Sail Care, PA, clean and recondition sails. Sail Care and Repair The majority of yachts have sails made from Polyester (Dacron). Although this fabric was in-vented over 50 years ago it is still the most durable sailcloth available for.

Quickly mend tears and holes in sails with one of our all-inclusive sail repair kits or choose a canvas or vinyl repair kit for quickly mending your boat’s bimini, awning, cover and more.

These kits contain essential patches, tapes and tools for professional, on-the-go marine repairs. Book Description This addition to the International Marine Sailboat Library explains step by step, picture by picture how to measure for, construct, modify, maintain, renew, and repair such canvas items as biminis, sail covers, sail bags, cushions, and more, both above deck and below.

Apr 30,  · On severely rotted sails, a glued repair is often the best option, since these sails would simply weaken and tear again along any new stitching. Few cruising sailboats have the space to carry a full complement of spares and supplies for every system, so some overlap in repair kits is required.

Sail repair and sail services offered from Sail Repair by Kurt Martin located in Fort Myers Florida, serving the Southwest Florida area.

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Re-stitching as needed - starting at $25 up to "I want it all restitched" Repairs as needed - starting at $35 to "I think you need a new sail".

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Standardised by Norths ‘Blue books’ and caked by our experienced team of sailmakers, your service and repair requirements will be handled by our North’s trained staff.

Hook readers and ignite their curiosity - over levelled texts with bright, colourful, sophisticated designs. The Sails Literacy Series is the perfect resource for shared, guided and independent reading and engaging visuals and content will motivate your students to.

Click here to order The Complete Guide to Sail Care & Repair.; This book by master sailmaker Dan Neri will save you thousands of dollars, and significantly increase the life of your sails.

“Simply put this book is superb You will want to read it from cover to cover.”All at Sea. What Dr Sails had sent me was a pocket sized sail repair kit that can be used not only for repairing ripped sails, but also getting at parts of the sail that are showing .Enterprising sailors who are inclined to do some of their own work on sails will likely want to own Dan Neri’s supremely useful book The Complete Guide to Sail Care & Repair.

Neri, a very successful racing sailor, longtime sailmaker, and sail designer with North Sails, took the better part of a year off to write a book that serves as the DIY.Jul 17,  · Sail Repair Kit. Your onboard sail repair kit will be as comprehensive and varied as the passage you are planning and should be tailored to suit your needs.

Store the bulk of the items in a bag in a dry, convenient place and have a smaller bag containing items that you need more often in a more accessible place. The smaller bag should include.