How to Repair a Tent
Repairing a tear in tent mesh is easy. Simply grab a pair of scissors and some repair tape.
- Step 1 - Trim the loose threads around the tear.
- Step 2 - Cut out a patch the size of the tear. Be sure to make sure there is at least a one inch overlap and round the corners of the patch.
- Step 3 - Line up the torn fabric as closely as possible then apply the patch. Be sure to start at the middle and and apply the patch working your way out.
That's it. It's that simple to repair a tent and now you should be good to go for your next camping trip.
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