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Hunter, under engineered??? The hell you say!!

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Such dimpling over time is not unusual in Hunters OR in many other lightly laid up coastal production boats including a couple I have owned. I don't think it is a defect that will cause any problems assuming there is nothing else wrong at the chain plates and you aren't going blue-water.
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I notice the words lightly laid up, generally suggest that the lay up of the laminate would be better suited to be a bit heavier. While it may not cause any problems, IMHO it is most certainly a defect.

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Dawg...I didn't disagree with calling it a defect. I simply characterized it as a non-threatening defect as opposed to one that would/could cause problems.
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Making an "under engineered" statement with just a tiny bit of anecdotal information is a bit of a stretch.
Of course it is, but we do it all the time - stop ruining our fun
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