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When:
March 18, 2017 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm
2017-03-18T12:00:00-08:00
2017-03-18T16:00:00-08:00
Where:
The Folk School
2861 Beverly Lane
Fairbanks, AK 99709
USA
Cost:
$15
Contact:
Bruce Campbell
907-488-1667

Build Your Own Pack Raft from a Kit – OPEN SHOP

Instructor: Bruce Campbell

This Open Shop time is scheduled to give those who are registered for the Build Your Own Pack Raft from a Kit classes to complete valve and zipper assemblies that take a day or two to cure. They are best done before everyone comes to the Workshop.

This session is also open to those who are not registered in the classes, but want to see what it takes to heat seal one’s own raft or make and install stonger and lighter outfitting, tie points, patches, etc.

Click here for a pdf version of DIYpackraft’s instructions and photos. It would be helpful to review these instructions before the workshop and you may also want to print them out and bring them along.

Date of the event: Saturday, March 18, 2017

Time of the event: 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Location: The Folk School Shop

Cost: $15

To Register: Please fill out the Class Registration Form below and click on the “Submit” button. This will take you to the Payment page, where you can complete your registration through PayPal (or you may send a check by mail).



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