The asymmetric is fast and easy to trim in all wind conditions. The GR-8 is easy to soak low with, while the open leech gives the boat speed, rather than heel at higher angles. This sail is constructed with a silicone-impregnated cloth that makes handling and gybes faster and easier.
Material / Technology
NORTH PANELED CLOTH
NPC is the North Sails woven polyester product family. North Sails has a long tradition of making sails with dacron since the fiber was first introduced as a sailcloth in the 1950’s. Today we quality control the sail manufacturing processes – using our experience to produce a sail that features high-quality weaving and finishing of the perfect combination for the intended purpose, resulting in high performance with exceptional durability.