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post #7 of Old 01-16-2011
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Originally Posted by Hartley18 View Post
but, if they had a choice, most people I know would go with teak.
Errrr not in the cruising community I hang out in.

I can not argue with the beauty of a teak deck but in summer down here an unshrouded teak deck gets so hot you need shoes to walk on it while an off white GR job is OK barefoot.
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