The 15th International Portafold & Ansfold Gathering) (i.e. 2024)

Our annual gathering will be returning to the Newbury Retrofestival.

So put the dates 9th, 10th & 11th of August 2024 in your diary now and get those dates booked off work early.

Show Address: Newbury Showground, Priors Court, Hermitage, Thatcham, West Berkshire, RG18 9QZ

Don't book direct with the show organisers it will cost you more money, just contact me (07771544419) to get your pitch saved.

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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