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Cuts

Sails can be made in various cuts. We show here the most common. Not every type of cut fits every sail.


Sail cuts can be devided into the following categories:

  • Suitable for every sail type
  • It’s the most popular and cheapest cut
  • Many types of fabric can be used from turistic to very advanced including laminates
  • Mainly for sails that are tall and narrow
  • It provides the optimal distribution of force on the sail
  • Special fabrics can be used The are weaved differently than ones for horizontal cuts
  • Dacrons as well as laminates are produced for such a cut
  • Using a normal fabric here will cause degrade the quality of the sails shape
  • For every type of sail
  • It’s the most universal cut
  • Its use assures the best sail shape and the best distribution of force on the sail
  • Dacrons as well as laminates are produced for such a cut
  • Using a normal fabric here will cause degrade the quality of the sails shape
  • It’s profile will lose its stability within a short period of time
  • Only special fabrics can be used for it. They are weaved differently than for horizontal cuts

Foresail

Fok

Mainsail

Grot

Gennaker

Gennaker

Spinnaker

Spinnaker