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post #13 of Old 11-18-2010
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Originally Posted by RichH View Post
The prime purpose of matting to provide a 'cushion' under gelcoat to prevent 'print-through' of the roving/cloth during the very long term 'post-cure' phase of the polymerization.
My apologies, that makes sense

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