The Jibsail Manual Book

SKU: 36301



Jibsails: Their Design & Construction by James Lowell Grant

This book will teach you how to build a jibsail. Learn about building working jibs, traditional staysails, genoas, topsails, mule jibs, drifters, reachers, and all triangular sails hoisted on a forestay with mainsail aft.

This book is included in The Sailmaker’s Library.

Cover: Softcover
Pages: 90
Original Publication Date: 1970
Detailed illustrations

Jibsails: Their Design & Construction Includes:

  • Section I: Sail Design
  • Section II: Sail Construction Procedures
  • Section III: Using the Sail / Fault Detection and Correction
  • Glossary