Re: NANFA-- getting a good seal...

Todd Crail (
Tue, 30 Sep 2003 10:42:04 -0400

Thanks Jeremy. I'll give that a try. That sounds like a great idea.

----- Original Message -----
From: "Jeremy Tiemann" <>
To: <>
Sent: Tuesday, September 30, 2003 8:31 AM
Subject: Re: NANFA-- getting a good seal...

> For rain gear and certain tpyes of waders, I sew cuts with dental
> floss and then cover the cuts with plumber's glue/cement (the purple
> & gray stuff). This usually works, depending upon the size of the
> cut.
> >While I'm thinking about this... It's about time for waders in these
> >again. I have a pair that I ripped a bit on a seam. They're the nylon
> >kind. I patched it from the inside, perhaps too frugally.
> >
> >I don't know if I should patch it again from the outside, or patch over
> >the inside more liberally?
> >
> >Or are seam cuts really hard to get patched?
> >
> >The patch works for about an hour and then a slow leak emmerges, which is
> >just enough to make you miserable :)
> >
> >Any thoughts, advice, etc would be greatly appreciated...
> >
> >Todd
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