External Frame Backpacks

Backpacking season has arrived. We get a lot of inquiries about external frame packs, and we see quite a few older external frame packs come through the shop for minor repairs or modifications. Hopefully this post can answer a few of the most common questions we get about this type of gear.

Many curious customers are […]

By |April 17th, 2015|backpacks, DIY, repairs|Comments Off on External Frame Backpacks

Duct Tape Repairs

We all know that there are a million uses for duct tape. Once you start looking, you will see it everywhere you go… small patches of silver or black shining on coats, tents, or bags where people have made their own temporary repairs.

Duct tape is great in a pinch, but it can actually […]

By |April 3rd, 2015|Uncategorized|2 Comments

Preventing Zipper Corrosion

We see all types of zipper problems here at Rainy Pass Repair, and zipper corrosion is one problem that you can easily prevent. Here are some tips to keep your zippers fresh and clean, and keep you out there doing the things that you love to do.

Zipper corrosion occurs when the metal parts of a […]

By |March 27th, 2015|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Preventing Zipper Corrosion

Tentsile Stingray Tree Tent

We recently started taking care of warranty services for a cool new tent company from the UK called Tentsile. They make some great hammock tents that are designed to hang from trees, like a portable tree house. This is particularly useful here in the Pacific Northwest or other areas where wet ground is common.

Tentsile graciously sent […]

By |March 13th, 2015|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Tentsile Stingray Tree Tent

Rainy Pass Repair is at OR this year!

We are looking forward to chatting with some of our friends in the outdoor industry and seeing all of the new product at this year’s Outdoor Retailer Winter Market.

By |January 21st, 2015|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Rainy Pass Repair is at OR this year!
Due to staffing constraints, we are not offering alterations and custom sewing services at this time. We are still happy to help with repairs and laundry services and hope to offer custom sewing services and gear alterations again in the near future. Thanks for your patience.
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