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"Flex tape" brand as substitute for tear-aid?

Postby sarc » Tue May 14, 2019 2:39 pm

I can get "Flex tape" brand repair tape (, less easy access to Tear-Aid type A. Does anyone have experience of Flex tape for canopy and bladder repairs? Thanks

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Re: "Flex tape" brand as substitute for tear-aid?

Postby GregK » Tue May 14, 2019 9:32 pm

Looks interesting, particularly because it's available in 12-inch wide rolls, twice as wide as TearAid, perfect for those really wide bladder blow-outs !

Will have to get some up here in Canada and test it for bladder repairs.

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