Friday, August 25, 2006
Repair cracked polyethylene kayaks & canoes with a duct tape patch and a hair dryer
Fix cracks and holes in your polyethylene boats.How to repair a cracked boat - oregonkayaking.
Its "fast, cheap and easy" to repair a plastic kayak or canoe that has a small crack, possibly even a small hole. This site describes how a duct tape patch heated with a hair dryer becomes a strong and durable patch. Lets keep those old boats out of the landfills a little longer!! Patch them up and keep them going on down the rivers!!
If you try this patching method please post a comment on the blog to let me know what kind of results you got.
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Tags: kayaking, canoeing, polyethylene, whitewater, rivers, paddling.