soft spot fiberglass boat floor
May 7, 2011 To fix soft spots with either Gorilla Glue or Foam Sealer you can follow these I use a very short drill bit so I do not go through the other side of the boat. any excess until you are back down to the bare fiberglass and holes.
The plan was to cut open the floor, remove the top layer of fiberglass, dig out the bad plywood, put in a new sheet of There are a few cracks in the gelcoat but it doesn't feel weak. Some spots are rotten through and come off very easily.
Aug 25, 2016 On many boats, decks are cored with end-grain balsa or plywood with a Dave opted to remove the inside fiberglass laminate in order to replace marking any spots where he needed to remove additional wood for a tight fit
I thought "Well, Gorilla Glue is polyurethane, just like the boat " so I bought Well, if further soft spots develop I'll use epoxy for those. *sigh* :? Jim . I have built several airplanes and fiberglass is not new to me. What epoxy
Boat hull crack near the rudder · Ideas for floor repair? nova craft · Pontoon deck, fiberglass covered pressure treated plywood? soft spot · Recommendations for
Jul 29, 2014 In fiberglass boats, you will find that most often, stringers are than the original design can cause hard spots which may distort or crack the hull
A proper inspection of a boat is simply a matter of knowing where to look for the most a healthy ring means a solid core, while a dull thud often signals a soft spot. Mushiness and wobbly seats can indicate deteriorated plywood in the floor. Gelcoat is a
A soft floor may also be a sign that your stringers may be rotten as well. If its a fiberglass boat and the soft spots are in the hull, you need to
I found my grady as a crslist freebie. my boat is a 79 marlin 201, with an wood and fiberglass. the area to the left of the fuel tank panel is soft and a Most likely the stringers under the soft spot are shot, also, Gradys are