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  1. Git-Rot or cut the glass?

    Gear & Maintenance
    Hey guys! So here's the thing, i purchased a Helms 25 last august and am in the process of pulling the deck hardware and rebedding all of it properly (butyl tape is awesome). The front railing however was sealed with what looks like aquarium grade silicone that did not stand the test of time AT...
  2. Seafarer 34 Purchase - Trampoline Deck Problem

    Boat Review and Purchase Forum
    I'm looking at purchasing a Seafarer 34 centerboard, sloop sailboat and am hoping someone can add some of their expertise to my decision process. First, this is a 40 year old boat. It has a Yanmar 30 HP that was installed in 2009 and has less than 50 hours on it. All the port lights are new...
  3. De-watering wet core

    Gear & Maintenance
    I am repairing my 34' Tiffany Jayne which seems to have quite a lot of wet core throughout. I have read up extensively on the various repair processes and decided on using a hi-vac pump to draw the water out of some sections and draw in epoxy resin/cpes. My question is where does one find one of...