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Re: Best/cheapest place to get G10 grp boards?

Thanks for all your replies.

Hmm. I haven't used G10 before so I hadn't considered its rigidity and weight as negatives.
Also, as anyone who owns a boat knows there are really no flat surfaces on the deck of a boat so the idea of using Balsa certainly has its appeal. My T27 was originally Balsa cored I believe. I think I need 3/8" Balsa though and 1/2" might be too thick.
The areas I plan to work on are small, I hope no bigger than 1' x 3' per side deck (guess I'll find out how small when I start tearing into the deck).

Follow up question: What supplier do you use to buy Balsa core?

This place sells it:

Do you think it is available more locally than ordering it from a place in Colorado?

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