The 9th International Portafold & Ansfold Gathering (i.e. 2017)

Following the huge success of the 8th International Gathering we'll be at Retrofestival again. It's a massive show now and is popular with everyone.

It's held at the Newbury Showground, Priors Court, Hermitage, Thatcham, West Berkshire, RG18 9QZ; on the weekend of the 11th, 12th & 13th of August 2017.

If you're on Facebook, you can sign up here: https://www.facebook.com/events/357390934598937/

Roof - Veltrim or flocking?

Any questions about maintenance or the restoration of your Portafold or Ansfold.
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Roof - Veltrim or flocking?

Post by scottie » Mon, 10 Jul 2017, 5:57 pm

Anyone had their roof flocked? I read that this is what they had originally.

I see most people are using Veltrim, but I get the feeling it will sag eventually, or is there a new super adhesive that wont let it ?

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Re: Roof ,,, Veltrim or flocking

Post by Admin » Mon, 10 Jul 2017, 7:39 pm

Mine's original flocking, and if I had a roof that I had to choose what to do with, I would go flocking every time.

I've felt the weight of a roof after it's been Veltrim'ed and it's considerably heavier, as if it's not hard enough to do the second lift of the roof already!
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