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post #15 of Old 11-28-2013
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Re: cool cockpit BIMINI pic ideas please

Originally Posted by travlineasy View Post
The neatest one I saw was a hardtop that the owner designed and made from fiberglass sheets he purchased at Home Depot. He reinforced the fiberglass by sandwiching plywood sheeting between the sheets of fiberglass. It took him less than a week to construct and I think he said he spent less than $300 for the materials. It looked great and was extremely strong.

Hmmm, I'm guessing the sails don't see much use on that one...

And, if they ever are, sail trim might often be less than optimum... :-)

Now, there might be a candidate for a 'Telltale App' on his smartphone... :-)
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