Pro Sail Repair Kit
Sail Repair is a part of the game. It happens to everyone at some point in their sailing lifetime. Its nearly a write of passage yet when this happens how many of us can honestly raise our hands and say "No big deal, I had everything I needed to quickly fix the damage." ..Bueller? Bueller?
This Sail Repair Kit is the culmination of years of experience with on the water sail repair needs. Whether you are cruising, windward/leeward racing or offshore headed to Bermuda, this kit has the tools you need for all your minor tears or repairs to keep you on the water.
Here's a quick glance at what's included:
- PSP Mylar Repair Tape Roll
- Dacron Repair Tape Roll
- Spinnaker Repair Tape Roll
- Marlow Mini Spool
- Polyester Webbing
- Sailmaker's Palm
- Sailmaker's Needles
- Wax Thread Spool
- Seam Ripper
- Sailmaker's Awl
- Stainless Steel Shears
- Fast Tale Tell Tales
- Floating Utility Locker Case
So what are all of these sail repair tools used for?
Mylar Sail Tape - This repair tape is great for main sails, jibs and window repair.
Dacron Sail Tape - This repair tape is perfect for small dinghies and one design boat where Dacron is required.
Nylon Sail Tape - This repair tape is specifically designed for spinnakers.
A mini spool of small diameter Excel Pro - Another sailing essential. We added this to the kit for replacing any damaged or broken leach and foot lines. It's also great to have around for other small repairs around the boat as well as lashing down your sail in case of an emergency.
A small roll of flat webbing - this is good to have in case you have to repair the thick webbing around that tack head or clew of your sail.
If your repairing batten pockets, leach line pocks, or hand sewing your tack head and clue; this is where the sailmaker tools come in. For these repairs we've included a sailmakers palm, a pack of sturdy needles, some waxed thread, a seam ripper and sailmakers Awl (an Awl is the tool use for stitching heavy materials like sails and webbing)
And finally we added some extra tell tails and a pair of stainless steel sheers for safely cutting line and tape.
With all that is included you'll still have a bit of extra room inside the durable floating waterproof case for safely storing extra tools or valuable items.