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Old 10-08-2016, 12:08 PM   #1
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I just purchased my first pop up camper. It is a 2007 jayco. The bag awning that is on it, is ripping apart. Where should I purchase a new one or should I try to sew up the part that is ripped?

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Old 10-08-2016, 02:51 PM   #2
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We have resewn awnings in the past sometimes with a machine and sometimes by hand. They sell a string on a bobbin at Walmart that is stronger than what was originally used and it has held together for years.

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Old 10-09-2016, 07:34 PM   #3
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I used a sewing awl designed for sewing leather, and a polypropylene thread. It was slow, but fixed the problem and appears stronger than original.
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