Tear-Aid Type B Vinyl-Only Repair Tape

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NRS Tear-Aid Type B Patch Kit - The NRS Tear-Aid Type B Patch Kit is your answer to the sticks, stubs, thorns and horns that make holes and tears in your PVC and vinyl gear. It's durable, flexible, airtight and watertight, perfect for your camping repair kit gear.

- Outdoorplay

Patch up your dry bags, water toys, rafts seats, and more with the Tear-Aid Patch G?? Type B from NRS. A slight puncture is no problem, just use these specially formulated patches and for watertight repairs on PVC and vinyl gear. These patches resist UV light and the oils in vinyl that cause regular adhesives to break down.

- Mountain Gear

The Type B NRS Tear-Aid patch kit gets damaged vinyl and PVC gear back in the game with a quick and easy process.


Sticks, stubs, thorns and horns make holes and tears in your PVC and vinyl gear. Tear-Aid Patch - Type B is your answer; It's durable, flexible, airtight and watertight. Perfect for your repair kit. The Tear-Aid Type B is for vinyl/PVC ONLY. The oils in these materials and coatings require the special adhesive in Type B. Patching is oh so easy. Select the right size patch for the job. Clean the repair surface with an alcohol prep pad or rubbing alcohol. When the area is dry, just peel the backing off the Tear-Aid patch and stick it on. No mess, no muss, no fuss. The unique adhesive on Type B resists the oils in vinyl that cause other adhesives to soften and turn gummy in sunlight. Available in kit form and in rolls 3"W x 5'L. Patches are airtight and watertight, even under pressure when stretched. The patches are see-through, so the color of your gear shows right through. It's UV resistant and conforms to irregular surfaces. Don't throw away that gear - patch it with Tear-Aid. Patch dry bags, rain gear, air mattresses, water toys, luggage, raft seats, etc. The list is endless. Comes with complete, easy to follow directions - follow them carefully for the best results. For materials other than vinyl/PVC, use Type A Tear-Aid, Item#1980.


Extend the life of your gear and equipment with the Tear-Aid Type B Kit. This kit sticks to a multitude of surfaces to create an air and water tight patch that is able to stretch and bend with the fabric with no lifting. PRODUCT FEATURES: Type B: Sticks to vinyl and vinyl-coated materials. Has unique adhesive that resists the oils in vinyl. Kit contains: (1) 3"x12" TEAR-AID patch, (1) 7/8" square patch, (1) 1 3/8" square patch, (1) 12" Reinforcement filament for repairing tears at edges. (2) alcohol prep pads, (1) illustrated instructions and product repair list. Holds air and water under pressure even when stretched UV resistance inhibits yellowing Conforms to irregular surfaces Cuts easily to any size with scissors Won't turn gummy

- Appalachian Outdoors

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