an2reir: paint off
first we took the paint off the entire hull and deck. the hull structure is resorcinol one layer of 10mm cold molded mahogany over inner 9mm spruce double planking hull ;
ballast keel was removed ,by cutting off the 40mm diam steel keel bolts; rot areas detected, keel wood left to dry, all rot taken out.
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