View Full Version : How to relieve "memory" in thick, sheet, vinyl?

02-26-2013, 04:02 PM
I am replacing the worn and torn flaps in a dog-door. The material is flexible transparent vinyl 1/8 inch thick, 9.5" wide by 19" long.
The replacement material was shipped rolled in a tight cylinder and as a result curls badly instead of hanging straight down.
What is a good way to get this sort of material to flatten out ?

02-26-2013, 04:47 PM
Roll it up the opposite direction and lay it in a warm place, like in the sun. When it is pretty close, lay it flat in the sun, perhaps between some flat and heavy objects.

Rich Carlstedt
02-26-2013, 05:16 PM
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