Melonseed 16 Gaff Main Kit
SKU: 409125
3 Available


Sew it yourself! Melonseed 16 Gaff Main Kit lets you make your own mainsail. This crosscut kit is made from 4 oz. white Dacron® using the designer's plans and features two rows of reef points, three leech battens, a boltrope and grommets on the head, luff and foot. Computer plotted with seaming and hem lines plotted right on the cloth. All panels and patches are computer cut and ready for basting and sewing. Complete instructions and support from Sailrite means there is no guess work!

Construction requires a #1 and #5 Spur Die Set for grommet installation (sold separately). All other supplies to build your sail are included; all you need are scissors and a sewing machine!

Each Sail Kit comes with complete written instructions.

Sail Kit Includes:

  • 4oz White Dacron® Sailcloth, patterned and pre-cut
  • Tex 75 Polyester Thread
  • Seamstick Basting Tape
  • #16 Hand Sewing Needle
  • 5-ply Waxed Twine Bobbin
  • sailmakers leather
  • Dacron© 3" Tape (non-adhesive backed)
  • Classic 3-Strand White Polyester Rope
  • RBS tapered battens
  • 1" White Elastic
  • #5 Spur Grommets
  • #1 Spur Grommets
  • Adhesive Sailrite Logo
  • Instructions

Also required (sold separately):

  • #1 Spur Die Set
  • #5 Spur Die Set


Luff: 7 feet, 9 inches
Foot: 10 feet, 10 inches
Leech: 15 feet, 9 inches
Head: 7 feet, 9 inches
Diagonal (clew-throat): 12 feet, 4 inches
Area: 98 square feet


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