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Old 23-06-22, 10:33 AM   #2701
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How about shoe repair thread? I used kite string for one repair to leather, that was very strong but it was white!
Not sure but I suspect shoe repair thread may be a bit too thick.
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Old 25-06-22, 03:07 PM   #2702
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Cleared out the blocked fuel tank rainwater drain.

I had to do it last year too. It's the part that passes through the tank so not very easy to clean thoroughly.
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Old 28-06-22, 11:17 AM   #2703
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Cleared out the blocked fuel tank rainwater drain.

I had to do it last year too. It's the part that passes through the tank so not very easy to clean thoroughly.
use the inner of an old clutch cable the one with the ball end and not the barrel.
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Old 28-06-22, 04:27 PM   #2704
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use the inner of an old clutch cable the one with the ball end and not the barrel.
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