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Chamfer digs the new cabin sole on FUNKTIONAL

Replacing a Small Boat Cabin Sole

By Jeff Wright

The amount of wood used in a production fiberglass boat is significant; it is used for many things such as stringers, bulkheads, floors and backers. Higher quality production boats often use marine grade plywood for these applications but it can still be damaged by long term exposure to water. Continue reading

Small Projects and Repairs

By Jeff Wright

Many of our EPOXYWORKS articles feature projects that our customers have spent years building and represent major personal accomplishments. I also believe we have many customers who, like me, use WEST SYSTEM Epoxy simply to keep an older boat in good repair.

The following are examples of repairs and small projects that I have completed on my personal boat over the last ten years. These would apply to many production fiberglass boats. Since WEST SYSTEM Epoxy has a shelf life measured in years, it is easy to keep it on your shelf and tackle these tasks when it’s convenient. Continue reading