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Old 02-26-2011
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Here are some examples of hull deck joints. This should help you to decide what would work for you if you can determine what you've got.

"C" is a 'shoebox' style, "D" is an outturned flange style.. etc. However your boat may be different from any of these.... The Irwin diagram shows the same aluminum rail you're thinking of... (but think bolts/washers/nuts instead of those little screws) I suspect this is similar to your hull/deck joint arrangement. I've found several A30 blogs touching on the subject..


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