Originally Posted by cardiacpaul
there is a vinyl type of covering the wood.
yours does not have that. they used the type in the photo for many years. yours (and mine) included
You're right, now that I take a closer look at the pics.
The owner said they were original bulk-heads. But he is not the first owner of the boat, he got it from another who replaced the original sail with the J 24 sail ... He may have done the bulkhead replacement. I'll find out for sure
sailingdog: What boat do you sail?