Are you a cruiser who needs your sails repaired? Are you a racer who is looking for a quick turnaround? Looking for someone to take on your non-sailing industrial sewing projects? Marchal Sailmakers can help.

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Come visit our loft and learn more about what we can do for you.

We're located at 2021 Alaska Packer Pl., Suite 20.13 in Alameda.

Hours: M-F, 9a to 5p.

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Located in Alameda, California, Marchal Sailmakers is a full service sail loft with a focus on sail repair.
By specializing in sail repair, we can concentrate on your needs and provide you with the personal attention you deserve.
With over 25 years of local and international sailmaking experience, we have the background and knowledge to assist you…whether the job is big or small, we can handle it.
Ranging from simple sewn banners and flags, to the highest technology aerospace products, Marchal Sailmakers can show you the way.
Please come by and visit us in the historic Alaska Packer building at Grand Marina on the Alameda Estuary.

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One of the fun side projects we do here at the loft is we make these heavy duty bow covers for a couple of tug boat companies. These allow the tugs to push white hulled Coast Guard and Cruise ships without marking up their hulls. ... See MoreSee Less

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Brian LinkeVery cool, i had no idea. How long do they last?2 days ago
Dax AptosWe love our custom Marchal Sailmakers Bow covers at AmNav!! Just got 2 years out of one, not bad for being squeezed between steel and rubber at 60+ tons. Thanks Dominic13 hours ago

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We will be out of the loft until Monday April 17th on our honeymoon. If you would like to schedule a sail pick up or drop off leave a message here and we will get back to you.


Dominic and DIna.
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The new machine is Bulldog approved. ... See MoreSee Less

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Barry DemakSew what?1 month ago

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Always nice to get a new piece of hardware. This is going to make life a lot easier around here.

Especially after we recover from getting it up the stairs.
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Will ChellamIs it bean-to-cup?1 month ago   ·  1
Daniel RobertsThe big gear1 month ago   ·  1

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