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post #9 of Old 08-09-2019
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Re: Fixing hull and deck leaks

If fasteners are leaking, the only real fix is to pull and rebed them. That will probably involve removing the cap rail. Typical hull to deck fastening is bolts through the caprail on 1' or so intervals with 2 or more countersunk self tapping/sheet metal screws in between the through bolts that the cap rail covers. Really like butyl for sealing the fasteners.

Putting caulk along cracks never lasts for long.
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