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Old 02-24-2014
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Re: Embedded Chain plate maint/replacement

I got two warm days in a row so I made some progress.
Using West 105/205 and 405 as structual filler I laid in filler in the center slot where there used to be an air gap that became a water gap.
Keep in mind that the on old plates which were flat the only portion of the plate that touched the hull was the bottom 1/4 of an inch. What I need to do is build out a 'landing' for the new plates that will fit the curve of the hull and be flat at the plate.
https://lh6.googleusercontent.com/-s...o/P1010092.JPG

This is step one, in progress. Do some fill, then do some seal, then overcoat, and overcoat etc..
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