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Old 10-06-2008
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Balsa Core

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Originally Posted by pegasus1457 View Post
Reading these two paragraphs in your posting makes me wonder why you
didn't take the opportunity to replace the wet balsa with foam core
I definitely considered it and looked at some other materials but decided to replace the core with what was there before. Based on my research balsa core is a superior core material. As long as it stays dry. I understand that even some of the foam and high tech materials are subject to water damage eventually if any gets to it. No matter what core I use keeping water out sounds like it is key. Balsa is an excellent core, is easy to work with and is economical.
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