It's like anything else.
Posted by: tktoo on Nov-27-12 6:35 AM (EST)
If you dwell on it for too long, you'll start to lose perspective.
What's the baseline? Ash gunnels on your average canoe stored in a garage and re-oiled when needed will last how long, 30 years?
A competent professional re-rail costs what, 300-400 bucks?