The rubber cement itself does not need to be “vulcanizing.” Regular rubber cement will work as a vulcanizing agent and create an effective seal between the rubber and the patch. Slime’s tips for a strong patch adhesion include: Scuff the area on the tire or tube before applying the rubber cement.
Can you use duct tape to patch a bike tire?
Can you use tape to fix a bike tire? If one of your tires (not inner tubes) has a gash in it or a torn sidewall, you can use duct tape on the inside of the bicycle tire to temporarily ride on. You’ll still need to replace the tire as soon as you can though at a local bike shop.
Can I use Gorilla Glue to fix a puncture?
Introduction: Instant Puncture Fix
Whereas with using gorilla tape you just find the puncture and put a bit of tape over it and off you go. Its that simple! It reduces the time taken to fix a puncture from 15 to 30 minutes to about 5 (depending on how fast you can find the puncture).