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Old 12-16-2010, 09:23 AM   #1
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Waterproofing Top in Cold Weather

We had a heavy rain here in NY last week and I noticed a few spots of water leak through the top. I've had great success with 303 Fabric Protect but it was warm weather when I last applied it. Unfortunately, This week it's below freezing and I don't have a warm garage to apply the 303. Anyone have experience applying this in cold weather?

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I havent used either in cold weather, but 303 does make a waterproofing called 303 Fabric Guard.
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Old 12-16-2010, 09:51 AM   #3
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Yes, I've used 303 Fabric protector in the past and have a new bottle at the ready. (I used ragtopp twice but I didn't like the results)
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Old 12-17-2010, 08:50 AM   #4
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Hey Josh, you are all set to use 303 in cold weather. It will just take slightly longer for the solvents to evaporate but I have done my top multiple times during the winter and have seen no ill effects both in performance and durability.
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