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Can't Fix?

When gear breaks down, should you repair or toss it?

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Almost anything can be patched, but there are times when the repair costs more than a new garment. If an item is old or worn thin to the point that new holes are constantly appearing, have mercy on it and retire it in favor of a crisp, new model.