SailNet Community - View Single Post - Need some advice - Bedding Teak Caprail
View Single Post
  #4  
Old 11-19-2012
Beersmith's Avatar
Beersmith Beersmith is offline
Sailing to surf
 
Join Date: Nov 2008
Location: St. Augustine, FL
Posts: 208
Thanks: 1
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Rep Power: 6
Beersmith is on a distinguished road
Re: Need some advice - Bedding Teak Caprail

Quote:
Originally Posted by SloopJonB View Post

I don't understand your comment about the chainplates - If there is any place for the sealant to ooze into around them they weren't sealed correctly in the first place.
thanks for the tips! What I mean by that is there are holes that exist in the teak rail and the deck rail, such as the holes the chainplates extrude from:



my worry is that if I went with the method of spreading the caulking around the entire underside of the cap rail, the stuff would ooze into these holes making a clean up mess. The holes are wide open as all hardware (chainplates included) is removed from the rails and the deck.
__________________
My boat rebuild/sailing blog:
To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 10 or greater. You currently have 0 posts.
Reply With Quote Share with Facebook