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Old 01-10-2016, 07:44 AM   #1
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Jackknife sofa repair

One of my supposed to be adult children decided to plop on the sofa like at home and snapped one of the welds on the wire spring mesh that the cushins rest on.

I am thinking I can either take the sofa out of the rv and braise the weld together myself with a propane torch and solder and flux or take it to a welder and have it insoected to see if it can be beefed up.

my concern is price, has anyone had to repair a jackknife sofa before and can reply with their expeirence?


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Old 01-10-2016, 07:07 PM   #2
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I can't imagine a welder would charge a lot if you took t to him. Maybe $50-100.

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Heck you can buy a cheap buzz box welder... Then just repair it yourself.
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