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Soggy Decks and Rotten Bulkhead

Soggy Decks and Rotten Bulkhead

November 2017 Hauled the boat out in Bellingham for some repairs.  We had some soggy deck core on the starboard side and a rotten bulkhead that the chainplates connect to.  The chainplates hold the cables that hold the mast in place.  Very important.  We started with disassembling the cabinetry. You can see the dark spot and some water coming from under the chainplate on the left.  All that cabinetry must come out. The bulkhead is made of some plywood sandwiched…

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