Composite flooring

Discussion in 'Boat Design' started by camobob, Jul 9, 2006.

  1. camobob
    Joined: Feb 2006
    Posts: 4
    Likes: 0, Points: 0, Legacy Rep: 10
    Location: Waldorf, MD

    camobob New Member

    I'm looking for composite sheeting to use as flooring for a 20' john boat.
    I've seen composite floors before - not the glass backing stuff - but I can't find a source.
    I'm also looking for 3" thick sheets of floatation foam. I don't want to foam the bottom because it's my duck boat and occassional repairs are needed.
    I want the insulation of a removable foam that doesn't hold water or rot.
    If anyone knows where I can get this stuff, or if you have any good suggestions, I'd sure appreciate and email.


    Thanks


    Bob
     
  2. grp.boat
    Joined: Nov 2005
    Posts: 47
    Likes: 0, Points: 0, Legacy Rep: 10
    Location: uk

    grp.boat Junior Member

    have you tried ethafoam which is made by DOW
     
  3. Kuljah
    Joined: Jul 2006
    Posts: 1
    Likes: 0, Points: 0, Legacy Rep: 10
    Location: Arizona, USA

    Kuljah New Member

    One source that you may want to check out is Defender Industries. They have a lot of things that other suppliers don't carry, and I have seen closed cell foam on their web site that should work for your application.
     
Loading...
Forum posts represent the experience, opinion, and view of individual users. Boat Design Net does not necessarily endorse nor share the view of each individual post.
When making potentially dangerous or financial decisions, always employ and consult appropriate professionals. Your circumstances or experience may be different.