And be sure to seal the sides (Endgrain, if it were "real" wood)!! That stuff sucks up moisture like a straw, and will destroy it faster than a run away belt sander!
I got an Old Fat Boat
She's Slow But Handsome
Hard In The Chine, but Soft In The Transom
I Love Her Well, And She Must Love Me
But I think It's Only For My Money
. ..... Gordon Bok