Black Measurers Bag


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Made to order and dispatched in 5-10 working days


The Black Measurers Bag is a timeless piece of Ratsey History. Used in various forms over the last 200 years or so by our sailmakers to carry all the equipment they might need to measure up a boat for new sails. This modern take on an effortless design is suitable for whatever you need to carry around with you on a daily basis - Laptops, mobiles, lunch - it can even be turned into a back pack. A very versatile, functional bag that will last for a lifetime. Which is why they offer a lifetime guarantee on all of their bags.


Ratsey and Lapthorn have been making the world's finest sails since 1790. And all their experience and craft skills go into making their bags. These skills have been handed down through generations. Ratsey and Lapthorn are so proud of their craftsmanship that they guarantee their bags for life. As T.W Ratsey said in 1833 "There is only one standard of work in this loft and that is the very best



Made from 18 oz Scottish woven Canvas

Embossed hand sewn leather strap rings

Leather base for additional protection to areas of wear

Reinforced seams using sailmakers unbreakable thread

2 internal side pockets

Rear Split pocket

Large external front pocket

Internal pocket designed to accommodate a small laptop

Additional internal pocket design to hold passport, mobile, pens

Rear brass eyelets & webbing to enable bag to be converted to a rucksack

Embroidered Ratsey red badge and internal label

Canvas and leather adjustable shoulder strap



18oz cotton canvas woven in Scotland

100% cotton webbing

138 super thick sailmakers threads

British leather

YKK gold brass zippers



33cm H x 34cm W x 15cm D - Handle Drop 12cm



17 Litres


Crafted in Cowes, Isle of Wight by master sailmakers.


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