Your #1 source for kayaking and canoeing information.               FREE Newsletter!
my Profile

Family kayak vacations this summer
San Juan Islands
See Whales & Eagles
Advice, Suggestions and General Help New Topic Printer Friendly Version

  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.

 Great Products from the Buyers' Guide:

Free Standing Boat Racks

Electric Kayak Motor

Bug Shelters

Kayak & Canoe Outriggers

Table of Contents


Follow us on:
Free Newsletter | About Us | Site Map | Advertising Info | Contact Us

©2014 Inc.
Sweepstakes Shirt Sale