there were posts on broken HPL carbon booms. So, I wonder if there is
some way to repair my HPL 200-260 carbon boom. There are hair-cracks
along the seam in the carbon tube under the boom head; it is still not
broken, but definitly will be soon if not somehow strengthened.
The boom is in 'new condition' so it's pity to through it away after
500+$ spent on it. The boom actually started to show those cracks after
about 2 years and about 20 times on the water (!). I contacted the HPL
and sent them the pics, but did not get any reply since (for about 2
By the way, I will never buy HPL products again, given their breakage
history and, in particular, their customer serevice.
Thanks in advance,