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How to Make a Power Boat Cover Video

Item #: 200616

How to Make a Power Boat Cover Video provides step-by-step instructions for sewing a custom cover for your power boat. Learn how to create your own great fitting cover for trailing, storage or mooring in this comprehensive video. This video will show you how to determine the amount material needed, pattern right on the boat, create darts, add chafe protection, create vents, and install snaps and poles.

How to Make a Power Boat Cover Chapters:

  • Taking Measurements - 0:24 min
  • Sewing Panels Together -- 2:46 min
  • Patterning -- 5:56 min
  • Sewing Darts -- 23:00 min
  • Sewing Chafe Patches -- 33:53 min
  • Patterning & Sewing Ladder Cover -- 40:32 min
  • Creating Vents -- 53:08 min
  • Making Side Skirt -- 57:47 min
  • Installing Snaps & Poles -- 1:06:55 min
  • Materials List -- 1:14:46 min


Materials List:
Boat Exterior Marine Grade Fabric from Sailrite
Seamstick 3/8” Basting Tape for Canvas - #129
Tenara Thread - #16211 or V-92 Polyester Thread - #100079
Tape Shelter Rite 18oz Black or White - #104222
Phifertex Vinyl Mesh Black 54” - #388 or Boat Vent II #105135
Webbing Polypropylene 2” - #204420
Leechline Dacron 1/8” - #21209
SnapRite Snap Button Silver - #104154
Dot Snap Fastener Hard Action Socket - #333058
Grommet Spur Nickel #2 - #26316 

Tools Used in Video:
Sewing Machine, Scissors, Ruler, Pencil
Soapstone Pencil #102766 or Marking Chalk - #102464
3M Filament Strapping Tape - #5643
Pony Cloth Clamps - #50211
Sailrite Edge Hotknife Package - #103800
SanpRite System - #104237
Die Set Spur #2 - #18203
Hole Cutter 3/8” - #18211
Premium Cutting Block 10” x 10” - #103642
Cam-Lock Support Pole Adjustable - #105131

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