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post #11 of Old 07-25-2012
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Originally Posted by c'm again:901099
is the fiberglass the key to strength and durability?
I prefer epoxy as it's water proof (that's why its used over fiberglass as a barrier coat) and yes the cloth and epoxy are combined to give the rudder overall strength. You still should have metal stringers attached to the rudder stock for mechanical strength through to the tiller or wheel.
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