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  Repair or not repair
  Posted by: old_user on Oct-07-12 1:41 AM (EST)

-- Last Updated: Oct-07-12 1:43 AM EST --

You do not want the core material to get waterlogged, lest everything under the gelcoat turns into a nasty fungal goo. Nomex core layups will soak up the water like s sponge. If you are not going to fix it right away, and it is a low wear area, try sealing it temporarily with silicone sealer.

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