Wood repair

Discussion in 'Wooden Boat Building and Restoration' started by pat1957, Nov 13, 2019.

  1. pat1957
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    pat1957 New Member

    I have a couple of places like this on my little boat I inherited from a friend. What’s the best way to repair them?
     

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  2. Blueknarr
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    Blueknarr Senior Member

    Welcome to the forum.

    Looks like the clear coat is failing. Also appears to be cosmetic not structural.

    How old is the current clear coat?
    Is it just the three spots pictured, or are there many more?

    My approach;
    Carefully cut away the blister's skin. Moisture meter and probe exposed raw wood.
    If firm and dry-- proceed to touching up clear coat unless systemic blisters.
     
  3. pat1957
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    pat1957 New Member

     

  4. pat1957
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    pat1957 New Member

    there a few more, I’ll get more pictures today. Thanks
     
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