Rebedding Deck Hardware Part 3: applying 4200 and cleanup

It is always fun to drill holes in you boat … not! Re-drilling the holes took only a few minutes.  Be sure to drill the hole ‘straight’ in relation to the curve on the desk.  I conducted a ‘dry fit’ of the hardware to confirm the holes are correctly placed.  I did fine and everything fit perfectly! … More Rebedding Deck Hardware Part 3: applying 4200 and cleanup

Rebedding Deck Hardware Part 2: sealing the bolt holes

The holes for the bolts used to attach the deck hardware now are prepared for filling with epoxy.  To make a good ‘seal’ to keep any future leaks (remember, it is only a matter of time until another leak develops) from allowing water into the balsa core a ‘plug’ needs to be created. Step one … More Rebedding Deck Hardware Part 2: sealing the bolt holes