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Inflatable Boat - Maintenance and Repairs
The buoyancy tube of your inflatable boat is made of fabric using plastomer PVC
or neoprene/hypalon rubber.
Maintenance is easy but essential.
month: (if used extensively) but recommended seasonally before
storing for the winter.
USE STRONG DETERGENTS (ACID, TRICHLORETHYLENE, MINERAL SPIRIT) OR
SILICONE-BASED PRODUCTS TO CLEAN YOUR BOAT.
Open the self
bailer and wash the boat with a hose to remove sand and other particles
floor or floorboards where applicable
grime, stains, etc (use products from your dealer if required)
inflatable sections for leaks, with foamy soap and water
fresh water and dry thoroughly
NEVER USE HIGH PRESSURE CLEANING EQUIPMENT. THIS MAY CAUSE DAMAGE TO THE BOAT
A 20% air pressure loss in a 24 hours period is normal.
Only address more
serious air leakages:
ie: .25 PSI in 5 hours
If you have a problem with an air leakage:
first, check all valves are intact and in closed position (nothing clogging
Do not hesitate to contact your Dealer.
When storing your boat, keep it in a clean and dry place that is not affected
from major variations in temperature and other damaging environmental factors.
You may store the boat deflated and rolled up or lightly inflated. If you own an
inflatable with a removable tubeset, take it off for easier, more thorough cleaning.
You may store the tubeset on or off the boat.
Photos and information
courtesy of Zodiac Canada - www.zodiac.ca