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post #4 of Old 05-30-2006
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Airex cored hull

The literature for Airex foam cored glass hulls 20 years ago showed several boats involved in groundings and being trapped in ice flows that you would have thought would turn them into plastic mulch, but they were put back into service until the repair shop could work them in to fill the scratches and repair the paint job. That is not much of an exageration, they can take a licking a keep on ticking.

I have a steel boat and I like it but it occasionaly rusts.
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