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Old 07-23-2012
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Re: Balsa cored hulls

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Originally Posted by SimonV View Post
From what I have seen and please correct me if my observations are wrong, but I have yet to see a production boat, other than pure race boats to be completely foam cored. ...
FWIW, in the Hinckleys, at least the Southwester 42' is all Airex, based on my observation of a friend's fully peeled hull. One expensive job...l
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