How to Make Your Own Sail: The Jib, Part 1 S2-E76

Ever dream of sewing your own sails? Boat Builder, Bob Emser demystifies the process as he constructs the jib for his Haven 12 1/2. Using a Sailrite sail kit and a sailmaking machine Bob walks us through the process. In Addition to sewing the sail he also demonstrates the leather detail, adding grommets, and installing the bolt rope.

“If you’re going to make it, make it beautiful.”
-Bob Emser-

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Author: Rich