Cruisers Forum

  This discussion is proudly sponsored by:
Please support our sponsors and let them know you heard about their products on Cruisers Forums. Advertise Here
Thread Tools Search this Thread Rate Thread Display Modes
Old 13-12-2010, 21:13   #1
Registered User

Join Date: Sep 2008
Location: San Juan Island, WA.
Boat: Mariner 32 ketch- Independence
Posts: 78
Sail Loft in Panama ?

Does anyone know of or had any experience with a sail loft or repairing sails in Panama? I have a friend that just sailed from Ecuador to Panama and his mainsail was shredded on the way up. I am flying down to help him take his boat through the canal the first week in January and am considering taking some sail cloth with me. He has a sewing machine on board. He'd just like to have it repaired as he is dealing with a lot after his girl friend died on the way up. Needless to say he has a lot on his plate. He has a Passport 40.
San Juan Sailor is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 14-12-2010, 01:15   #2
Registered User

Join Date: Feb 2009
Posts: 240
We used ABC sails, based in Linton. They came and collected our Yankee from Shelter bay marina, repaired it and returned it to us. All within the agreed time frame and at a reasonable cost for the work.

I have no hesitation in recommending them. You can contact Bob on 670 69077.
annk is offline   Reply With Quote

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes Rate This Thread
Rate This Thread:

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Best Time to Sail from the Panama Canal to Oz ? ABAYLEY Pacific & South China Sea 11 29-11-2010 18:14
Recommendation Wanted - Sail Loft FL Keys markpj23 Deck hardware: Rigging, Sails & Hoisting 3 08-02-2010 06:08
Best Loft to build new in mast furling mainsail ladyofthesea Deck hardware: Rigging, Sails & Hoisting 2 30-11-2008 06:42
Largest Sail Loft in The world Stillraining General Sailing Forum 7 07-11-2008 08:57
Looking to Sail from Panama to Columbia Dion Meets & Greets 3 03-09-2008 15:51

Advertise Here

All times are GMT -7. The time now is 11:36.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2024, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
Social Knowledge Networks
Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2024, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.

ShowCase vBulletin Plugins by Drive Thru Online, Inc.