Category Archives: Gear Care Tips

UV Damage – UV Care

Summer and fall are tent season here at Rainy Pass Repair. Although we can fix many problems such as tears, broken zippers, and missing hardwear, there are certain conditions which we cannot repair. The main issue that we see is … Continue reading

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Is it worth it? (Getting your outdoor gear repaired or altered)

Is it worth it? One of the most frequently asked questions here at Rainy Pass Repair comes after we present an estimate for a more complicated repair- β€œIs it worth it?” Our customer service team does our best to research … Continue reading

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How to deal with mold and mildew on your outdoor gear

Mold Picture Before Mold and mildew is a common problem, especially on older gear. This problem can effect all types of gear, and mold will grow on almost all types of fabric. Here are some tips on how to deal … Continue reading

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Do NOT use duct tape to repair your GoreTex garments

This is a great example of why you should NOT use duct tape to repair your GoreTex garments: This pair of Marmot pants were otherwise in pretty good shape. The owner had a problem with one of the zippers and … Continue reading

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