I have recently built a fiberglass center console that turned out pretty good. three times longer then marine ply and their weight isnt that bad at all. just make sure you coat all the wood,every cut and every hole you make in it.
But the boat was left uncovered, so all the wood inside is rotten. What kind of wood should I use to replace it? It looks like it was plywood covered with carpeting. Should I use Marine Plywood or just get exterior plywood and seal it with something? It is not as high a quality as marine ply but it will resist rotting. the floor in this kind of boat is not structural to the hull but rather to keep the
If you spot a rotting boat floor, you need to take action by scrubbing it down. You cannot repair the boat floor while rotten wood remains as it will only continue to rot. The best thing you can do when fixing a boat floor is to use epoxy. You do
15 Jul 2015 In this video Lou shows how he laminates the frames on his Norwegian built 8 Metre (1948). The wooden frames are made of parallel pieces sandwiched between t
I would like to use some other material besides wood for the floor for the same reason. I was reading on some topic about coosa board (coosacomposites ) Is this stuff good and how much per 4'x8' sheet 3/4" thick
Is it correct that pressure-treated plywood should not be used if fiberglassing is planned to encapsulate the plywood? If this is true, then is marine plywood what I need? How many coats of fiberglass and epoxy resin will I need
12 Sep 2013 This is the first video in a new series restoring a Broom Saturn Speedboat. In this video we are bonding some marine ply reinforcements to the raised seat plinths, before we re-glass the whole floor.
12 Feb 2015 Do it yourself fibreglass non-slip boat floor that won't get hot is the subject of this video. for more great boat refit tips and great big barramundi fishing videos visit
7 Jun 2017 Marine Epoxy Resin Coating the Inside Hull - How to Build a wooden boat 21 Build Video #21 I use an epoxy glue like system for marine applications on the interior of my boat, to help seal the some clear epoxy resin on the inside of the boat mixed with wood flour, to make what's known as peanut butter. . Salt & Tar Episode 16 - Deck Beams and Bottom Planking - Duration: 16:32.
18 Jul 2017 use the cordless drill and start stainless steel wood screws in the pilot holes on the floor. Apply marine adhesive to the face of a 4 inch wide piece. Hold the piece in place against the underside of the boat floor so that it spans
13 Apr 2012 There are shops out there that specialize in boat repair and re-carpeting. But for those If you have to replace any wood it is best to use the highest number of plys you can buy from your local Indoor lumber yard. An epoxy
While I would never put a PVC deck on a wooden boat, it dresses up a composite boat quite nicely. When replacing plywood, what panel should be used? to fiberglass both sides of the floor, even though your original plywood was,
18 Jul 2015 DescriptionThis DIY video shows how to fix a rotten boat floor. The text book way of I also appreciate the times where you called out what you learned from doing it and let us know tips to be more efficient when we take a shot at it. the wood grain is going the wrong way, which will make it weak. Should
14 Feb 2017 At the end of the season in 1999, my boat convinced me that it needed a new floor. they shouldn't have guns on boats. gun control is bad; it is the work of the Devil. gun control is good; it's necessary for the preservation of
(EDIT: The copper in new ACQ pressure-treated wood will corrode the aluminum stringers in a pontoon – potentially very quickly. Your best bet is to use marine-grade plywood to refurbish your pontoon deck.) Depending on where you go,
The boat I am restoring is going to have a flat, marine grade, wooden floor. It's actually a *i want to use some sort of non slip coating to cover the plywood with The paint on the boat now is flaked away pretty good. Before I
18 Jul 2015 Thanks good tip I just bought a 1989 Bayliner and I am redoing the floor . i onlu bought a pint of glue for a 16.5 ft boat floor, it goes a long way when u use the correct tool to spread glue, after glue is spread use a roller to get
Hello, I'm finally diving in and preparing to replace the soggy floor on my 16' aluminum fishing boat & I have a few questions. Any help What I am confused about is after i've cut out the new plywood, how do I use the epoxy? Do I simply screw the plywood down and expoxy over the wood, or sit the wood on top of the aluminum tabs with pre-drilled holes & then epoxy? Since I am a
5 Mar 2017 Marine plywood is often used in boat building but why do we have to use plywood specifically made for the marine environment and are there cheaper Surely if the wood is not exposed then the material lying underneath doesn't need to be water resistant? Unless a large amount of fibreglass matting has been used with a good amount of strength then your floor could potentially fail.
7 Mar 2017 Hello, Just a quick video to walk through my process of making a wood floor for my Intex Seahawk 4 inflatable boat. Hopefully, this will also help those buil