scouts-l Mail Archive for August of 2000: Re: 12x12 tarp repair
Fri Aug 04 2000 - 17:59:39 CDT
><snip I know that our neighbors to the north are renowned for their
> thriftiness <G>, but a new12x12 tarp can be had for about 6 bucks.><snip><
Unless, of course, it's a blue nylon or canvas dining tarp
which would cost $50 - $60 in which case you would set a 1"
grommet in the hole and proceed to sew the grommet into the
fabric by sewing through the fabric and looping the thread
back through the center of the grommet using wax sail twine
and a sailmaker's needle.