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Tear-Aid Vinyl Repair Kit, Type B, 3" x 12" patch

Item # 14150
Customer Rating:

Key Features

  • 3" x 12" patch

  • Resists the oil in vinyl

  • Adheres instantly


Our Price   $9.99

Availability: In Stock

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Product Description
tearaid Don't let a hole or rip put your items in the trash. Tear-Aid can instantly repair almost any surface in no time. These air and watertight, flexible, puncture-resistant patches protect against abrasions, moisture, saltwater, UV rays, and extreme temperatures. There is no wait-to-dry time or messy glue. Tear-Aid patches adhere instantly. Type B is for vinyl surfaces. It's made from a unique adhesive that resists the oil in vinyl that causes most other adhesives to fail. 3" x 12" patch.

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Tear-Aid Vinyl Repair Kit, Type B, 3" x 12" patch
 
4.3

(based on 45 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

  • 5 Stars

     

    (23)

  • 4 Stars

     

    (17)

  • 3 Stars

     

    (2)

  • 2 Stars

     

    (2)

  • 1 Stars

     

    (1)

93%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Functional (24)
  • Quick drying (22)
  • Rugged (21)
  • Lightweight (13)
  • Cleans easily (12)

Cons

  • Leaks (3)

Best Uses

  • Boating / sailing (23)
  • Swimming (5)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Intermediate (19), Advanced (12), Recreational user (4), Beginner (3)
    • Was this a gift?:
    • No (24)

Most Liked Positive Review

 

I would buy this item agian

We had two 1" rips in our two person warbird tube. We followed the directions and the product works great.

We had two 1" rips in our two person warbird tube. We followed the directions and the product works great.

VS

Most Liked Negative Review

 

Not a permanent fix

I applied the patch and rubbed it in place. 24-hours later 3/4 of the patch had lifted up. I re-applied the patched and applied heat to it the second time. This...Read complete review

I applied the patch and rubbed it in place. 24-hours later 3/4 of the patch had lifted up. I re-applied the patched and applied heat to it the second time. This time the patch held and the tube held air, but after about 2 hours of use on the lake, it gave way and started leaking. It seems like a good product, but just doesn't bond well enough to take the abuse of a tube on the lake.

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5.0

Worked when other products failed

By Watersport Dad

from Upstate New York

About Me Intermediate

Verified Buyer

Pros

  • Quick Drying
  • Rugged

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Tube Patch

    Comments about Tear-Aid Vinyl Repair Kit, Type B, 3" x 12" patch:

    Tried the patch that came with the tube but it failed on the first use. This product was easy to use and has not leaked for 2 weeks and counting.

    • Was this a gift?:
    • No
     
    5.0

    PERFECT FOR SMALL TEARS

    By RED68SS

    from AUBURN, NY

    About Me Intermediate

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Cleans Easily
    • Functional
    • Quick Drying
    • Rugged

    Cons

      Best Uses

        Comments about Tear-Aid Vinyl Repair Kit, Type B, 3" x 12" patch:

        I HAVE A 2003 CHAPPAREL OPEN BOW AND 2 LARGE CHOCOLATE LABS. I HAVE 3 SMALL TEARS IN THE SEATS CAUSED BY THE DOGS AND THIS PRODUCT COVERS THE HOLE PREVENTING ANY WATER GETTING IN. THIS PRODUCT IS CLEAR SO HARD TO TELL I HAVE USED IT. ADHERES EXTREMELY WELL AND OVER NIGHT. USE JUST LIKE TAPE, VERY EASY. DOES YELLOW OVER TIME, SO I JUST REPLACED A PIECE THAT HAD YELLOWED. LOVE THIS STUFF

        • Was this a gift?:
        • No
         
        5.0

        Great alternative to buying another towa

        By Crownline225

        from Louisville, Kentucky

        About Me Advanced

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Compact
        • Functional
        • Lightweight
        • Quick Drying
        • Rugged

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Boating

          Comments about Tear-Aid Vinyl Repair Kit, Type B, 3" x 12" patch:

          I use this product to repair tears in my Great Big Brawler towable. This tape extends the life of my intertubes and is easy to use. It holds great no matter how big the rip. Works on the seams also.

          • Was this a gift?:
          • No
           
          5.0

          Tear-Aid Repair Kit B

          By John

          from West Point, Va.

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Cleans Easily
          • Functional

          Cons

            Best Uses

              Comments about Tear-Aid Vinyl Repair Kit, Type B, 3" x 12" patch:

              I patched two 1/2" long holes in my float. I followed the directions & the repair was easy to do & I have no more leaks. Excellent product.

              • Was this a gift?:
              • No
               
              5.0

              I repair lots of things w/ tear-aid

              By warwoman

              from Mo.

              About Me Intermediate

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

              • Cleans Easily
              • Compact
              • Functional
              • Lightweight
              • Quick Drying
              • Rugged

              Cons

                Best Uses

                • Boating
                • Kayaking
                • Lot Of Uses
                • Swimming
                • Waterskiing

                Comments about Tear-Aid Vinyl Repair Kit, Type B, 3" x 12" patch:

                Great: on the river these pacthes make anyones day w/ a hole in there tube. glad 2 share and pass tear aid on, and its many Repair uses. [ Gota get ya some]

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                • No

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                • Q:

                  I have an Intex inflatable pool 12' x 32' x 48". The inflatable vinyl pool ring has some holes which I've been desperately trying to patch with vinyl pool patches and even caukling. Will this product work on the pool rings? THANKS!!
                  Asked on 6/26/2009 by Anonymous

                  1 answer

                  • CUSTOMER CARE

                    A:

                    Your pool is vinyl and you should use 14150.

                    Answered on 6/29/2009 by Boogie from Overtons
                • Q:

                  Does this work for tears in the seems to?
                  Asked on 6/22/2009 by Anonymous

                  1 answer

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                    A:

                    If you have enough smooth surface area on each side of the seam then you may be able to get enough coverage for it to hold.

                    Answered on 6/24/2009 by Michael from Overtons
                • Q:

                  I have a Rave Hydro, Item # 11309 in your catalog and i need to repair a hole that is on the bottom air chamber but am not sure which Tear-Aid kit to buy. Kit B or Kit A? Any help would be appreciated
                  Asked on 6/16/2009 by Howard from Warrenton, Va

                  2 answers

                  • CUSTOMER CARE

                    A:

                    Kit B for vinyl tubes, item #14150

                    Answered on 6/17/2009 by Ike from Overtons
                  • A:

                    Kit B for the vinyl PVC towables. It works the best

                    Answered on 8/20/2009 by johnnytoni49 from Crosby, Tx
                • Q:

                  i have a 2 man towable and have a hole in witch kit do i need so use A or B
                  Asked on 6/13/2009 by sam from chino hills

                  1 answer

                  • CUSTOMER CARE

                    A:

                    It depends on the material that has the hole. Kit A is for fabric such as polyester and nylon. Kit B is for vinyl.

                    Answered on 6/16/2009 by Michael from Overtons
                • Q:

                  I have some tears in back of the boat where the rope hits. Does this come in a roll. What size?
                  Asked on 6/11/2009 by Anonymous

                  1 answer

                  • CUSTOMER CARE

                    A:

                    This kit is made for vinyl surfaces and includes one 12" x 3-1/4" patch.

                    We also have a repair product made for fabric, such as boat covers and bimini tops, and that comes in a 3"W X 15' roll. See item 75899.

                    Answered on 6/15/2009 by Michael from Overtons
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