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Hey guys, In my repower I am adding a larger seacock, does anyone know where I can get a 1/2" to 3/4" fiberglass disc.....Red
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Make them yourself... pretty simple to do and fairly inexpensive compared to buying them. You can also try contacting your local boat yards and ask them if they have any scrap.
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As Dog said the least expensive way is to make your own. Alternately you can buy sheet stock of either GPO3 or G-10. GPO3 is a polyester resinated & poltruded fiberglass sheet, and just for you, that come in RED. G-10 is an epoxy based poltruded fiberglass sheet. McMaster Carr sells both GPO3 and G-10 but both are very expensive..
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I can get the G10 in 1/2 for 35 a square ft from AIN plastic

The price is all over the place and you have to shop around
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Check your boat club garbage. Seriously. Anyone who has cut a hatch or a cut-out for a circular instrument will have created all you need in most cases. Then a scroll saw and some finishing with a Dremel will do you.
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