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Handy repair tool for roughening raft material before applying glue. Use roller end over the patched surface to get a good bond. 1" dia. x 1/8" wide, ribbed wheel.

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Roller Rasp Hand Tool
 
4.2

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4.0

Great tool especially for the price.

By OldJoe

from Bend, Orygun

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        Comments about Roller Rasp Hand Tool:

        Did a good job.

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        5.0

        Much sturdier than it looks

        By Ed

        from Maryland

        About Me Advanced

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        Pros

        • Easy to Use
        • Must Have Tool

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Inflatable repair

          Comments about Roller Rasp Hand Tool:

          Used to repair a couple of spots on my RIB. Was surprised at the excellent quality for the price.

          Added to my tool box for future use.

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          5.0

          Good tool to keep in your kit.

          By Still Out Fishin

          from Dover DE

          About Me Casual/ Recreational

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          Pros

          • Easy to Use
          • Light weight

          Cons

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              Comments about Roller Rasp Hand Tool:

              Its a very inexpensive roller rasp that serves its purpose quite well. Very light weight. I keep this rasp with me in my patch kit on every trip down river.

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              4.0

              Great for exposed areas

              By Snowmon

              from Boston MA

              About Me Advanced

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              Pros

              • Easy to Use
              • Perfect Coarseness
              • Wheels With Teeth

              Cons

              • Not Good For Tight Spaces

              Best Uses

              • PVC

              Comments about Roller Rasp Hand Tool:

              The rasp end is a great size and has just the right coarseness for plastic raft materials. Woodworking rasps tend to be too coarse, metal rasps too fine. Sandpaper is messier, slower, and less targeted.

              Curve of rasp is optimal for an exposed area, but makes it unusable getting into tight spaces, or up against an intersection. The rasp plate is far from the tip. I ended up cutting off the tip, including the welds, then straightening the tool. This worked great (though no longer as good for exposed areas). Might consider buying a second one and not modifying.

              Wheel end works great- the little teeth on the wheels make it work better than hardware store seam or screen rollers.

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              4.0

              Very handy tool for repairs

              By wke4estguy

              from Washington, NC

              About Me Beginner

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

              • Easy to Use
              • Good design
              • Good For Beginners
              • Good value

              Cons

              • Not Enough Rasp Material
              • Roller Too Narrow

              Best Uses

              • Hypalon Fabric
              • Professional Repairs
              • Quick Fix

              Comments about Roller Rasp Hand Tool:

              I used this rasp along with the Orca (hypalon) fabric patch sold by NRS to repair a knife stab size hole in a AVON hypalon dinghy. The rasp made for easy surface prep, although the rasp material would be better if it extended all the way to the edge of the tool so that it could fit into corners better. The roller wasn't that useful for me since it is so narrow, and the repair was in a tight spot near the tube/floor junction.

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