Thread: Bimini Cover
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Old 07-20-2017, 10:28 AM
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Originally Posted by pmkkdx View Post
we had a new Bimini made on our existing frame by a local upholstery shop that does cars & boats, when I asked about a zippered cover like above, he asked why I wanted one ... he added straps in the same color with Velcro on the ends where we could just wrap the Bimini when folded, works like a charm when folded and we merely Velcro the straps to each other on top when open. might be an alternate to the blue duct tape.
Do you think the Velcro straps will hold up when traveling 65mph down the highway? My concern would be air getting inside it at high speeds (where the straps aren't) and cause it to rip/tear/fail.
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