Quantum Sails Detroit


New Loft Location Coming Soon!
Detroit, MI 48080


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Main: 313-478-9927
Fax: 231-941-7770


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About Quantum Sails Detroit

It’s one thing to make exceptional sails, but at Quantum Sails Detroit we go even further by making your challenges our own. With superior and personalized customer service, our sail consultants are with you every step of the way as loyal advisers, friends, and fellow sailors.

In our Service Department, we provide a full range of professional sail care and repair services for sails and canvas – from simple repairs to precise sail re-cuts. The first step for any project is an understanding of your needs and an evaluation in order to provide you with an accurate, up-front estimate of time and cost.

Services Include

  • Multipoint Inspections
  • Sail Repairs
  • Annual Sail & Canvas Maintenance
  • Sail Removal & Installation
  • Sail Pick-up & Drop-off
  • Sail and Canvas Washing
  • Canvas Waterproofing
  • Sail Mildew Removal, Mitigation and Prevention
  • Same Day/Overnight Repair Services
  • Precision Sail Recuts
  • Sail Conversions
  • Sail/Hardware Upgrades
  • Canvas Repairs

Meet Your Quantum Team

At Quantum, we’re connected to sailors everywhere by our love of sailing and the belief that facing a challenge head on is infinitely rewarding. With a desire to serve and problem-solving approach, our local team is dedicated to being a trusted resource for all your sailing needs. We look forward to earning your business.

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Rick Rothenbuhler

Rick Rothenbuhler

Serving southeast Michigan is experienced sailmaker Rick Rothenbuhler. Along with an extensive background in racing and one design sailing, Rick has nearly ten years of sail design experience and over twenty years of sailmaking experience.

Rick focuses on new sails, service and support, as well as designing sails for production racing and cruising boats. He also serves as Quantum’s lead designer for several one design classes.

Previously, Rick served many years as a designer, production manager and salesman with sail lofts in Southeast Michigan and Northwest Ohio. Rick is well known in Great Lakes sailing circuits, accumulating numerous one design wins in the Tartan Tens, Laser, Lightning, Thistle, J/22, J/24 and Interlake classes, including several North American Championships and five World Championships while sailing with customers. Rick has sailed 15 Chicago and Port Huron Mac races with four class wins.

Basic info
  • Nationality: USA
  • Position: Sail Consultant/Sail Designer