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robbiecc 03-18-2012 07:19 PM

soft top on but.............
 
Hi, got the soft top on today, but evidently someone was living in it-how i don't know, it was hanging from the rafters. pulled it down and it was full of bird seed-thought the bag looked a little low. didn't notice it till this evening when i put the windows in but the back flap, down by where the zipper starts it looks like someone took a bite out. almost a perfect 1/2 circle about the diameter of a quarter(damn little 'mickey') anyhow, is there a way to seal it up so it doesn't spread. will it melt like a nylon rope, clear nail polish, have a tent repair kit somewhere-any ideas. it doesn't effect the function of the roof and being where it is, it's barely noticeable and i'd like to keep it that way.
top is a factory sunrider-and the real pi$$er-little over a yr old and only on in the summer(been through 1)
thanks

robbiecc 03-19-2012 07:27 PM

bump----come on guys-some one must have a thought

JDsDream 03-19-2012 07:59 PM

If you are talking about the flap on the sail panel, it shouldn't spread. If it makes you feel better though, you could just use a strong glue like "gorilla glue" and rub it just along the edge. Be careful with it though, it tends to expand and can get ugly. There is also a product called "fray-check" that will seal the fibers invisibly. You can buy it at any fabric retailer or craft shop.

robbiecc 03-19-2012 08:17 PM

thanks-yea, it's the flap that covers the zipper-bout an inch or so above where it tucks into the bracket on the back


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