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Old 07-04-2010
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Originally Posted by mitiempo View Post
I would repair the holes with thickened epoxy and redrill for the bolts after it sets. There should be a backing plate and not just washers on the opposite side of the bulkhead to spread the load. Are the chainplates on the forward or aft side of the bulkhead?
forward of the bulkhead. If I went with west systems which hardener, thickener, and resin would be best suited for it?
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