Originally Posted by maz
I took my SIB out of the garage today to check it over as I intend going out this weekend and I have found that mice have chewed a 20p sized hole in the top of one of the tubes. Now, I know that repair kits are available and my local marine shop (Morgan Marine) have all the right kit but my question is how effective are these repairs? Is it ever lightly to be a permanent fix? I am very safety conscious and I don't want to be bobbing about on a leaky boat. My SIB is a Plastimo P270SH and it is made of PVC.
Thanks for any advice...
Providing you follow some basic guidelines and use the correct materials, then repairs are usually very effective and long lasting. We have a general guide here
Hope that helps.