North Sails Classic team manufactures traditional sails
of any kind applying 50 years of sailmaking experience employing the
ultimate knowledge as well traditional methods and workmanship.
North Sails Classic
have taken modern fabrics and, assisted by computer aided design,
blended the two with yesterday's traditional finishing systems,
creating sails to compliment the finest classics afloat today.
We build sails for any rig, whether bermudian or gaff, sloop,
schooner or ketch… By using the tightest woven dacrons, the fabric, is
then cut to produce the narrow panel style. In keeping with the age of
each yacht, the sails are then crafted into vertical, crosscut,
mitrecut or scotch cut configurations by computer controlled cutters.
TALL SHIP SAILS
We manufacture Sails for any traditional or modern rigged tall-ship.
Training vessels and tall ship have special requirements as they sail
under many different sailing conditions.
Our sails reach the highest
levels of durability and resistance to extreme weather conditions while
meeting maneuvrability needs.
North Sails loft in Spain has
manufactured more than 60 full sets of sails for big training vessels
such us the ones used by many armies for training. Our extensive
experience allows us to perform any sailing equipment for square or
gaff rigged vessels, schooners, brigantines, brigs or barques.
After assembly to the
world's highest standards, each sail is then finished by a craftsman
sailmaker, whose training and experience allows for the creation of
traditional handwork such as:
» Multi ring corners with full seizing.» Tapered rat tail hand roping.» Ornate leather work. » Leech cord plaited ends. » Traditional corner patches, finger style.» Hand sewn bronze rings and hanksCloth options:» Off-White Dacron
» Light Cream Dacron
» Oceanus Canvas
» Oceanus Natural
» Duradon Natural