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Seth Brewer
(Whistler) - MLife

Locale: www.peaksandvalleys.weebly.com
Cuben Permanent Repair Help Question on 06/30/2014 07:40:19 MDT Print View

I have some of the heavy duty Zpacks cuben repair tape and I want to permanently patch over a few sections of my Arc Blast were I have stitched on some trail patches.

Q: What glue can I use under the repair tape to make it last longer (not peel away from the backpack after repeated use)?

OR should I just assume the tape will cover over the stitches just fine and just tape it over and be done with it.

Thanks !

Ryan Smith
(ViolentGreen) - F

Locale: Southeast
Re: Cuben Permanent Repair Help Question on 06/30/2014 08:24:34 MDT Print View

The tape should cover the stitches just fine. Be sure to use as much pressure as possible when putting the tape on. Using a roller of some sort is best.

Ryan

Edited by ViolentGreen on 06/30/2014 08:26:33 MDT.

Seth Brewer
(Whistler) - MLife

Locale: www.peaksandvalleys.weebly.com
Thanks Ryan on 07/04/2014 19:26:31 MDT Print View

Thanks for the opinion - I ended up doing just that, and so far so good. I think it should be just fine using the roller pin method.