Posted by: steve_in_idaho on Oct-15-12 8:17 AM (EST)
The scratches, dents, and gouges are typical royalex, in appearance. Composites with gel-coat would show white scratches. Without gel-coat, they would show as pale scuffs. If it were a poly hull, the gouges would likely not be as deep.
Does look like a Mad River bottom, but there are others who have used the shallow v.