plank on frame hull repair
|4 forum posts|
|A hole on a hull which is otherwise sound. Should I remove and replace all the planks from bow to stern from that area or could i patch it with short lengths of planking and hope to be able to blend the repair in with filler andanew paint job?|
|Bob Abell||14/07/2011 16:21:54|
7403 forum posts
We need to see a photo of the damage before we can advise you.
But don`t even think about removing full length planx!
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