Originally Posted by isisagoodun
I am sure there are a few sailmakers in San Diago. Visit one and ask if they have any offcuts of the sticky dacron that they cut out into sail numbers. Failing this, they may be coerced into selling you a piece, half a yard or so. May cost you ten bucks or so, but it will last a couple of years. This material can be removed and replaced many times without the 'stick' failing.
Jim as Ralph said just stick your head into a sail maker and ask them if you can go through their sticky back bin thats what I do, might coat me $10 but they never say no