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D-rings, glue and repairs for IKs and Packrafts

Updated summer 2019 See also: Repairing a hole in a Gumotex Seawave It’s understandable to worry that something like an inflatable boat is a bit of a liability when out in the middle of a deep lake, haring down some … Continue reading

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Skinning the Sevylor slackraft

As promised, I’ve invested in a Sevylor Caravelle PVC dinghy. Cost: £34 delivered complete with pump, oars, repair kit, manual in ten languages and a box which is bound to come in useful one day. The heavy-duty Super Caravelle model, … Continue reading

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