How to fix a plastic kayak or canoe

Step 8: Enjoy your repaired kayak!

Well done - you have repaired your kayak!

Remember these points:

It is very important that you use heat to make the adhesive melt. This makes an excellent bond.

Heat the tape so that it's really hot.

Press the tape into the previous strips so that they make a good bond.

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What a great Instructable! I am now thinking about picking up a damaged kayak for cheap and repairing it.
glorybe4 years ago
Gorilla Tape is available at Home Depot and other places as well. It is super strong with a violently strong glue.

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