Every sail UK Sailmakers sells is made in a UK Sailmakers loft. This is the only
way to insure boat owners get the quality sails they expect. Beware,
not all sailmakers make all the sails that are sold with their label.
Getting started selecting your new sail
process of deciding what new sail to purchase involves answering a
number of questions directing you to the right sail for your boat and
your particular sailing needs. Ultimately, you will have a series of
conversations with your UK Sailmakers sailmaker, either in person or on the
phone, to discuss and agree upon what combination of design, materials,
construction and options make the most sense for you.
provided here is not designed to answer all those questions, but rather
to provide a core understanding of the factors to be considered when
selecting a new sail. With this knowledge in hand, your sailmaker
conversations will be more productive.
Type of Sail
There are many different types of sails available. Please go here to find out more about them. More...
How a sail is constructed makes a difference. Only two major
sailmakers offer high-performance continuous yarn sails and one is UK
Sail Service and Repair
Sails are a big investment and if you take care of them, they will give
you years of service. Every UK Sailmakers loft can help you to get the most
from your sails, no matter what brand they are. Our sail makers
specialize in prompt, expert repairs and modifications at a reasonable
Buy your sailing accessories from UK Sailmakers - below are a
few examples of the accessories we carry. You can also visit our online
store for a bigger selection. More...
Not all boats are the same so not all sails should be shaped the same.
Creating the actual sail shape for any new sail starts with UK Sailmakers’
proprietary CAD/CAM AccuCut and other leading sail design software,
powerful programs that use bezier curves to accurately define a sail's
shape on a three dimensional mold. More...
Type of Sailing
Sailing a sport for all ages because there are some many different ways to enjoy your time on the water. Racing, cruising, daysailing, bluewater voyaging, dinghies, one-design, etc... Everyone at UK Sailmakers realizes that all sailors have different and we are here to help provide the power for your passion. More...