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Re: Lead 'boot' - yes/no?

Originally Posted by DelmarRey View Post
The OP said nothing about cutting off any keel. He wants to add to the bottom.

It's funny how stuff Gets misread. It's just the link I provided gives that option, but not necessary.

As far as leaks, once it's bolted on, one can just fair-in and FG/epoxy over the new bulb just like it were part of the original keel. Simple as that!
I realize that the OP was about just adding to the existing keel. I was commenting on the application specified in the MarsKeel site.

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