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Old 07-01-2017, 02:54 PM   #1
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Puncture Repairs

This weekend, we had a wind-induced failure of the Dometic awning on our popup. During the failure, we received 4 small punctures. To give an idea of size...I could not put a pencil thru any of them. I was thinking about trying to seal the punctures with either epoxy or clear caulk (which would tend to flex more easily). I don't want to apply patches on such small holes.

Does anyone have any other suggestions?
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Old 07-01-2017, 02:58 PM   #2
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With the flex I do not think even the caulk or epoxy will stay. They make awning tape that resembles packing tape. Sometimes you just have to use the wheel and not reinvent.
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I've used "Tear Aid.." It is a 2" wide tape. Type A works on fabric, metal, wood. Type B is specifically for vinyl. I got it from Amazon.
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