Building a front deck??

Discussion in 'Boat Yard Basics' started by tincan, Feb 29, 2012.

  1. tincan

    tincan I Love microskiff.com!

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    what is the best way to build a front deck? plywood/fiberglass?
     
  2. topnative2

    topnative2 Well-Known Member

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    composite and glass is the best no weight but $$$$$
     

  3. jmm

    jmm thats not forty ft...and there he goes....

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    For all you boatbuilders, go to your nearest boat builder and pick through the garbage you will find cutouts from the mold process that will work for decking and all sorts of places you would use plywood. Stop using plywood its heavy
     
  4. tntwill

    tntwill Hooking Lips is my life

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    http://www.fiberglassservices.com the product is PLASCORE about 80.00 for a 4 x 8 sheet I used it, it works great
     
  5. topnative2

    topnative2 Well-Known Member

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    great link

    thanks!
     
  6. jms

    jms don't let common sense get in your way

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    can't agree more with this !

    composites are the way to fly - only draw back is,they will not hold screws...there's a certain "technique" to take care of this inherit problem...