Keep knots and kinks from jamming in your throw bag by stuffing it correctly!
Step 1. Untangle and spread out your rope on a clean surface.
Step 2. Turn your back to your rope, drape it over your shoulder and begin to coil it into your throw bag.
Step 3. Ensure you’re stuffing the bag evenly and that kinks are untwisting behind you.
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To find pinhole leaks in Gore-Tex® fabric dry tops: 1) Turn the suit inside out. 2) Soak the tip of a rag in rubbing alcohol and dab over the suspect area. 3) The hole will show up as a contrasting color. Allow area to dry and seal (on the inside surface) with Aquaseal®.
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