Originally Posted by Biggles
I agree with Stephen. He's the forum expert on tube repairs, and matching the patches is a good idea.
I believe he's retiring from that though and looking forward to concentrating on plastic and if its suitable for use in the Falklands. To that end I believe he has now registered with the Airfix web site.
Oooh you are asking for a slap Captain Bigglesworth!
I'm not the forum expert, I've just done more of it lately than probably anybody except Paul Tilley - first to admit though, that quantity does not equal quality!!!
Anyway an Airfix boat is probably tougher than one made of inflated bin liners glued to a fibreglass bathtub