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Repairing wood/foam rot
|Author||Topic: Repairing wood/foam rot|
posted 02-11-2004 10:02 AM ET (US)
I have just removed the oil reservoir cap and fittings (mounted on upper part of gunwhales at rear of OR24) to find that all the wwod/foam around the joint appears to be rotted. Is there a quick and sure method to stop the rot and harden up the area.
Thanks for any advice.
posted 02-11-2004 05:46 PM ET (US)
Mojo - Many years ago when we were running wooden boats, I used a product called "Git-Rot" that was a penetrating epoxy made to soak into wet, rotten wood and harden it up. I don't know if it's compatable with the foam, however...
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