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  Topic: How to: Replace a Sail Panel
thombiz

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PostForum: Windsurfing Discussion   Posted: Wed Jan 16, 2019 12:58 pm   Subject: How to: Replace a Sail Panel
My techniques for sail repair are entirely self taught. I have only been in one other loft and that was to pick up a sail I left for repair before I opened my own repair service. I really have no id ...
  Topic: How to: Replace a Sail Panel
thombiz

Replies: 27
Views: 6896

PostForum: Windsurfing Discussion   Posted: Tue Jan 15, 2019 7:30 pm   Subject: How to: Replace a Sail Panel
A single row of zigzag stitching at one of the batten pockets when replacing a panel is NOT ENOUGH. When I first started replacing panels I tried it and had a few failures where the panel pulled out ...
  Topic: How to: Replace a Sail Panel
thombiz

Replies: 27
Views: 6896

PostForum: Windsurfing Discussion   Posted: Fri Jan 04, 2019 9:13 pm   Subject: How to: Replace a Sail Panel
The "trick" is gently smooth the panel from the middle to the outside as you pull the paper cover off the double stick tape. This will prevent inducing wrinkles as the new material bonds to ...
  Topic: Windsurfing business
thombiz

Replies: 12
Views: 4953

PostForum: Windsurfing Discussion   Posted: Tue Oct 16, 2018 9:44 pm   Subject: Windsurfing business
You know him, Dan Bauer! He is a remarkable waterman.
  Topic: Windsurfing business
thombiz

Replies: 12
Views: 4953

PostForum: Windsurfing Discussion   Posted: Tue Oct 16, 2018 4:34 pm   Subject: Windsurfing business
Last year participation at the place where I sail dropped 50%. The other guy moved to Washington State.
  Topic: How to: Replace a Sail Panel
thombiz

Replies: 27
Views: 6896

PostForum: Windsurfing Discussion   Posted: Tue Oct 09, 2018 10:57 am   Subject: How to: Replace a Sail Panel
Page 19 - Replacing a Sail Panel
Once the sewing is done, the last thing to do is to remove the old damaged panel. Position the sail so that the old panel is up when laying on the work tables. The ...
  Topic: How to: Replace a Sail Panel
thombiz

Replies: 27
Views: 6896

PostForum: Windsurfing Discussion   Posted: Mon Oct 08, 2018 12:53 pm   Subject: How to: Replace a Sail Panel
Page 18 - Replacing a Sail Panel
When you pull the paper covers off the seamstick tape, try to match the needle holes in the red pocket cover with the holes in the batten pocket you can see below as ...
  Topic: How to: Replace a Sail Panel
thombiz

Replies: 27
Views: 6896

PostForum: Windsurfing Discussion   Posted: Mon Oct 08, 2018 12:52 pm   Subject: How to: Replace a Sail Panel
Page 17 - Replacing a Sail Panel
With that done, you can now use the scissors to trim the excess x-scrim which extends below the bottom batten pocket, and beyond the top batten pocket.

Your new pa ...
  Topic: How to: Replace a Sail Panel
thombiz

Replies: 27
Views: 6896

PostForum: Windsurfing Discussion   Posted: Mon Oct 08, 2018 12:52 pm   Subject: How to: Replace a Sail Panel
Page 16 - Replacing a Sail Panel
Next do the areas under the upper batten pocket cover.

Lift the lower batten cover and slide the x-scrim under it and stick it down.

When 3 sides of the perime ...
  Topic: How to: Replace a Sail Panel
thombiz

Replies: 27
Views: 6896

PostForum: Windsurfing Discussion   Posted: Mon Oct 08, 2018 12:16 pm   Subject: How to: Replace a Sail Panel
Page 15 - Replacing a Sail Panel
Next is sticking the panel down. I always try to stick down the first edge which was trimmed, the edge which was cut very precisely to follow the edge of the seamsti ...
 
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