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Old 03-18-2022, 06:52 AM
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Default Chipped Canopy

Hello everybody,

Strong winds slammed my canopy shut, a chip broke off.

Can anybody recommend a product I could use to glue the chip back on?

Appreciate the help.

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Old 03-18-2022, 07:20 AM
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Try Weld-On 16. That'll reattach it, but the break itself will still be evident.
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Old 03-21-2022, 07:51 PM
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The horse may have left the barn, but in case you don't already have these...

https://bullerent.com/product/rv-canopy-guide/

I installed them and they do work well. Might help in the event of a slammed-down canopy, but what really works there is *any* kind of gust lock. I use a piece of stiff Parker Parflex hose, slit lengthwise, and slipped over the extender on the lifts. And I am *religious* about putting it in *any* time the canopy is up.

Good luck with the repair...let us know how it works out.
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