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Re: Glassing a old wood hull.

Hartley

The boat in question was cold molded over the planking before glassing with epoxy - that is the only way to get it to survive glassing. The Carrs did the same to Curlew about 30+ years ago and she is still going strong.

Of course I have no idea how well it was done.
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