Dinghy Repair Kits
An inflatable dinghy repair kit is a collection of tools and materials designed to help you fix minor damages or leaks in your inflatable dinghy or boat. These kits typically include items that allow you to make temporary or permanent repairs to the fabric or seams of your inflatable vessel.
Here are some common components you can expect to find in an inflatable dinghy repair kit:
Adhesive: Repair kits usually come with specialized adhesive or glue that is suitable for bonding the materials used in inflatable boats, such as PVC or Hypalon. The adhesive is designed to create a strong and durable bond when applied correctly.
Patch Material: Most kits include patches made from the same material as your inflatable boat. These patches are used to cover and reinforce damaged areas. They can be pre-cut into various shapes or provided in sheet form that you can cut to size.
Solvent or Cleaner: To ensure a clean and secure bond, repair kits often include a solvent or cleaner. This is used to remove dirt, oils, and residue from the repair area, creating an optimal surface for the adhesive to bond to.
Instructions: Repair kits typically come with detailed instructions or a user manual. These instructions guide you through the repair process, providing step-by-step guidance on how to properly apply the adhesive, prepare the surface, and attach patches.
When using an inflatable dinghy repair kit, it's important to carefully follow the instructions provided. Each kit may have specific recommendations and guidelines based on the materials used in your boat. Properly repairing your dinghy can help extend its lifespan and ensure a safe and enjoyable boating experience.
Why shop with Pirates Cave Chandlery?
Since 1991, we've been supplying a leading range of inflatable dinghies and dinghy accessories. So whether you need an inflatable boat pump, dinghy boat cover or maybe some inflatable dinghy wheels, you've come to the right place.
We understand that purchasing the right repair kit for your inflatable dinghy - whether that be a lightweight inflatable dinghy, a Seago dinghy, 3D Tender dinghy, or any other tender for that matter can be a tricky task, which is why we're here to help! Either get in touch with us via email, give us a call on 01634 295 233, or visit us at either our Rochester or Gilllingham stores, and one of our lovely team will be more than happy to help.