Luff Tape

  • Dacron Luff Tape

    SKU 4090-P
    Easily sewn to the luff of a headsail for roller furling and grooved headstay systems. Made from 6 oz. 5" wide slit Dacron tape with a 1/8" back-up cord. Sold by the foot.
  • Mainsail Bolt Rope Tape

    SKU 40901
    Prefabricated bolt rope. Made with 8 oz. sailcloth covering 5/16" soft-spun polyester three-strand line. Sold by the foot.
  • Slit Dacron Tape

    SKU 4194-P
    Dacron sailcloth cut into various widths and weights. Lots of uses including luff tape, leech tabling, sail repairs. Although it is call "tape" it does NOT have an adhesive backing. Sold by the foot.
  • Slit Dacron Tape, Colored

    SKU 4092-P
    The most common use is to finish the edges of spinnakers. Although it is call "tape" is does NOT have an adhesive backing. Available in 1" and 2", red and green. Sold by the foot.
  • SALE - #6 Dacron Luff Tape, Short Pieces

    SKU SALE-40906
    We buy Luff Tape by the roll and sell it buy the foot. Inevitably, we end up with short pieces. What can these pieces be used for? Well, if you have a racing or performance sailboat, you may have a luff foil system, such as Tuff Luff. If so, you can use these pieces of luff tape on the leading edge of you battle flag. (See picture. Credit to 12 Meter Sailing Charters, Newport, RI.) Or, if you have a very short luff, you can save some money when you buy these short pieces.

    Otherwise, use your imagination!

    This #6 (3/16") luff tape is sewn to the luff of a headsail for roller furling and grooved headstay systems. (# 6 is the most common size.) Made from 6 oz. 5" wide slit Dacron tape with a 1/8" back-up cord. Sold here by the length. Ordinarily $2.48 per foot, we're selling these pieces for $1.00 per foot!