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post #8 of Old 11-13-2012
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Re: Keel Fix help

Looks to me like it was faired with Bondo, not filled epoxy. Polyester filler will always fail on a boat eventually. Clean everything off the keel and if required, do it again with thickened epoxy. Since the keel is lead, keep the filler to an absolute minimum thickness.

Edit: Don't put glass fabric on it - just thickened resin.

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