SailNet Community - View Single Post - Soft Sole Replacement
View Single Post
post #28 of Old 05-17-2013 Thread Starter
Squidd
Superior Sailor
 
Squidd's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2011
Location: Eagle River Wi.
Posts: 978
Thanks: 6
Thanked 9 Times in 8 Posts
Rep Power: 4
 
Done Did It...!

Taped off an area for the Non Skid...Enough to cover my recore work and leave a good inch or so of original sole showing...



Kiwi Grip went on easy, and rolled in just enough texture to cover the epoxy work (which was pretty smooth in itself) Looks like I need to do a second coat of deck paint on the remaining sole to brighten things up...



Pulled the tape while the Kiwi Grip was still wet (according to directions) and and caught a good edge...Now my old bilge covers look a little....well...old...so maybe that's where I'll invest in the Teak and Holly plywood for replacements...



A little over the "Lowbuck $100 threshold" but not by much....and I have a solid sole that looks as good as original...

"Might as well take 'er out...If anything is gonna happen...It's gonna happen out there..."
"Captin Ron"
Squidd is offline  
Quote Share with Facebook
 
 
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome