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Re: Off season bimini maintenance question

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Check all stitching and zippers. Lube zippers. Any doubtful stitching have it re-done.
Zipper lubricant? Who knew? Mine's been working fine so far... But hey, good advice. I'd hate miss out due to a stuck zipper. I'll add it to the shopping list.
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Re: Off season bimini maintenance question

If you're in salt water, especially Florida and the Bahamas you have to clean (fresh water) and lube the zippers often. If you do not it's a costly replacement. They sell zipper lube but I just use a clear grease (Superlube) which is a tube of dielectric grease.
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