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post #3 of Old 02-12-2013
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Re: Teak Woodwork

Teak is going to cost you. It now sells around here for $20+/board foot (1 Bd. Ft = 1" x 12" x 12" approx).
You can also get 4' x 8' sheets of ply that are finished with Teak and Holly veneer that could be used on the floor. The veneer layer is not very thick though and can easily be worn or sanded through.
You should consider using Mahogany which is another hard wood traditionally used on boats that can look very nice.
They also sell Cork tiles and rolls that you could use to redo your floor (cabin sole).

I am assuming that you are talking about adding wood accents to the cabin and not for the exterior of the boat. Teak is superior to Mahogany for exterior uses as it holds up to the elements better.

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