The Process of Buying Sails, and How to Protect Your Investment

By: Members, Partners

Buying New Sails For Your Sailboat While there are plenty of types of sails out there ranging from golliwompers, fishermen, and in the old days, bloopers, for most of us, sails simply come in three different forms.   Main sails Genoas and jibs Spinnakers, both symmetric and the new gennakers Let’s discuss these three sails, and the options that are available, starting first with the stable of our sailing inventory, the main sail. Mains come in a couple of configurations, but overall, there’s just not a lot of options.  The biggest question that your sail maker is going to ask is …