Fabric Solutions offers a wide range of custom marine covers including: spray dodgers, biminis, launch flybridge clears, boat covers, boom covers, cockpit enclosures, stackpack boom covers, dinghy covers, wind screen covers, lee cloth or weather cloth, launch eyebrows, spray nets, hiking straps and anything else you can dream up for your boat.
We use only the highest quality marine grade acrylic canvas in a wide range of colours, Strata glass, O’sea clear, stamoid, PTFE long life thread, extruded clear PVC, YKK zips, fasteners and stainless tube framing.
Spray dodgers offer shelter from water, sun and wind over your main hatch, while enhancing the overall look of your yacht. Fabric Solutions custom tailors each spray dodger to perfectly fit the size and style of your yacht. Whether you are adding a spray dodger for the first time, need a replacement dodger for an existing steel frame, or need added adjustments to an existing spray dodger, we can work together to meet your needs.
Biminis offer protection from the harsh summer sun. From fully fixed stainless frames, frames that fold aft while you do not require them, or a bimini that serves as the start point of a full cockpit enclosure to increase the amount of usable space during inclement weather or winter use of your boat, Fabric Solutions will work with you to custom build a bimini that meets your needs. We can also offer replacement biminis or can supply and fit new custom frames to your boat.
Flybridge clears are an important part of your boat to get right! From the use of quality materials that will withstand New Zealand’s harsh marine environment to ensuring the right look, fit and quality of workmanship, Fabric Solutions will build a custom launch clear to meet your boat’s needs.
Boat covers are essential to protect your boat from harmful UV rays, while keeping it clean and ready for your next adventure at a moment’s notice. Fabric Solutions’ made to measure boat covers will keep your boat looking tidy whether its down your driveway or at the boat park.
Our custom boom covers ensure ease of use while protecting your mainsail from the damage of harsh UV rays. Fabric Solutions only use the best Marine grade acrylic canvas, Ykk zips, and PVC for high chaff areas to ensure your boom cover is built to last.
Yacht or launch cockpit enclosures are a great way to create more usable space on your boat during cruising and bad weather while also protecting your cockpit from the conditions while your boat is not in use. There are plenty of options to work through when designing the optimal cockpit enclosure, such as access zips, vision windows and removable sections – Fabric Solutions has the experience to walk you through all of the options, ensuring that you have a cockpit enclosure that meets all of your needs and looks great.
STACKPACK BOOM COVER
A stackpack boom cover is a mainsail cover that is attached to your boom at all times. It is supported by lazyjacks and makes for easy hoisting, reefing and stowing of the mainsail, especially if you’re sailing short handed. A zip between the two sides make for an easy way to protect your sail at the end of your sailing session. Fabric Solutions only use the best marine grade acrylic canvas, Ykk zips and PVC for high chaff areas to ensure your stackpack cover lasts. We can also arrange for the installation of lazyjacks if your yacht does not already have them.
A custom dinghy cover for your Opti, P class, Starling, Sunburst, Laser, Moth, Zephyr, Paper Tiger, Tornado, other class or small inflatable dinghy is sure to protect boat from the elements. Options are also available for keeping your boat covered while rigged.
External windscreen covers made if 80 to 90 percent block out mesh are a great way to keep harmful UV rays from damaging your boat’s interior while keeping the temperature down. All windsreen covers are custom made and fitted wjtb quality materials to ensure a long lasting cover that will meet your boat’s needs for years to come.
LEE CLOTH / WEATHER CLOTH
Lee cloths, or weather cloths, are attached to your lifelines and pushpits around your cockpit area. They help protect you and your cockpit area from the wind and seaway while on long passages or while anchored in a bay on a windy day.
A launch eyebrow is a stainless steel frame protruding aft from the flybridge to create shade in the cockpit area. It also serves as the installation point for sides and backdrop should you choose to create a cockpit enclosure.
Fabric Solutions offer custom sized hiking straps for dinghies and trailer boats. Simply supply us with the measurements and details of what you need (padding, colour, etc.) and we will build them to suit, delivering nationwide.