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Author Topic: New (Used) HQ Shadow... Small Tear Advice Needed!  (Read 753 times)
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« on: July 19, 2010, 01:49 PM »

Hi everyone.  I just got an HQ Shadow and when assembling it noticed this tear about 3/4 of the way down the right sail at the bottom.  It seems like a pita place to make a repair but I don't want it to get worse at all.  Also, when i tighten the tailing edge line there it "scrunches" at this area so obviously it needs to be repaired if I ever want the trailing edge tighter. 

What do I do?

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« Reply #1 on: July 19, 2010, 02:05 PM »

It doesn't sound like it's in a wear area - I would just cover it with a small piece of tape (insignia or gaffers).

I like my Shadow with the leech line fully loose, btw - it seems to fly just as low and it also makes it a bit less "spinny".
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« Reply #2 on: July 19, 2010, 02:26 PM »

use Insignia Tape
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