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Ralph Wiggum

Zipper Repair

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I have a soft-sided travel kennel for our dog. This weekend, he decided to wreck a zipper on it. I'm hoping I can get the zipper repaired for less than a new kennel will cost.

Any ideas where to get this fixed in the western side of the Cities? I'm sure anyone who makes/repairs fish houses could do it, but I don't know of anyone.

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Not exactly on the west side, but Thrifty Outfitters has repaired numerous zippers for me over the years. They are on the West Bank above Midwest Mountaineering.

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If you are up in the Chisago Area, I would bet Lakes Area Canvas can fix it. Located on Hwy 8 just before entering Chisago City downtown area on your left. They are good people to work with IMO.

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If you are in the Ramsey or Rogers area, Canvas Craft Inc. is pretty reasonable on zipper repair. It was around the $50 mark for the very large zipper on my shack I replaced last year (we are talking a large new style grip zipper that is about 10' long). They did a very nice job.

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That or any sewing shop around your area I am sure would do it!

Good luck dude! smile

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Up by Petes Surplus New London Aerelia Goodall

very good everything from clothing to boat and furniture upholstery

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Up by Petes Surplus New London Aerelia Goodall

very good everything from clothing to boat and furniture upholstery

LOL, I was at Pete's last Friday smile

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If you are south by Savage there is a place called Tarps where Hwy 13 boes south to Prior Lake.

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