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  1. kapnD replied to the thread Covering Boards.

    Synthetic Teak Decking | Boat Decking | Flexiteek https://www.flexiteek.com/flexiteek-2g/ Good stuff!

    Oct 1, 2022 at 7:10 PM
  2. kapnD replied to the thread Bertram 20 Engine Bay.

    . Good access is key to good maintenance! Did you see the pics of the old motor? The OP is redesigning to eliminate foolish features...

    Oct 1, 2022 at 1:55 AM
  3. kapnD replied to the thread Split Paddleboard for Ama’s.

    Most paddle board/surfboards have too much rocker to use on edge as an ama. The downwind ama will try to pull the boat to leeward, the...

    Oct 1, 2022 at 12:52 AM
  4. kapnD replied to the thread Bertram 20 Engine Bay.

    Im saying that if you expect the new, wider spaced stringers to act as more than deck supports, they must be somehow structurally tied...

    Sep 30, 2022 at 4:33 AM
  5. kapnD replied to the thread Bertram 20 Engine Bay.

    What’s the purpose of the added layer of laminate? Is the hull weak as it is? Most Bertrams I’ve seen have robust hulls, and do not...

    Sep 29, 2022 at 11:07 PM
  6. kapnD replied to the thread evaluating of an old aluminium boat.

    “Old aluminum boat” There’s certainly cause for concern re corrosion, it’s inevitable, and most likely to flourish where it can’t be...

    Sep 28, 2022 at 2:49 PM