Wooden small boat spars are subjected to the amount of wear similar that to which oars are subjected. The leather panel protects the mast where it comes in contact with the partner.
This kit includes:
- High quality, wear resistant vegetable tanned 4-5 oz leather
- Oarsman Marine Basic Packet for seasoning and maintaining the leather after installation
- Complete instructions supplemented with drawings and photographs
- Harness Needles
- Measuring tape
- Leather “punch”
- A clamp to hold leather in place while installing
In addition to our kit, you will need: a sharp knife (a standard utility knife works well), a metal straight edge and contact cement.
For you convenience, here are the panel measurements for each kit:
2 inches: 6 1/2″ x 14″
2.5 inches: 8″ x 14″
3 inches: 9 1/2″ x 14″
3 1/2 inches: 11″ x 17″
4 inches: 12.75″ x 18″
*Note: If you want to leather a spar as well as a mast, please contact us at email@example.com so that the kit content can be adjusted accordingly.