SailNet Community - View Single Post - Soft Sole Replacement
View Single Post
Old 05-05-2013
SloopJonB's Avatar
SloopJonB SloopJonB is offline
Senior Moment Member
Join Date: Jun 2011
Location: West Vancouver B.C.
Posts: 10,979
Thanks: 59
Thanked 56 Times in 53 Posts
Rep Power: 4
SloopJonB will become famous soon enough
Re: Soft Sole Replacement

Originally Posted by Squidd View Post
Not sure if I want to go to the trouble of making molds and trying to duplicate the old non skid pattern with borders etc...or just dust it with silica sand in the wet top coat and then cover with paint...
I wouldn't even consider trying to create a nonskid pattern. Go with Fasters idea of the teak & holly ply top surface - it will basically eliminate the nasty fairing job that paint will require and your boat will thank you.
I, myself, personally intend to continue being outspoken and opinionated, intolerant of all fanatics, fools and ignoramuses, deeply suspicious of all those who have "found the answer" and on my bad days, downright rude.
Reply With Quote Share with Facebook