K
Reaction score
0

Latest activity Postings About

    • K
      Kirt86 reacted to Kelpie's post in the thread Cruising boat for under 20k? with Like Like.
      Hard to beat the conversation between Shane Acton (Shrimpy, 19ft ply bilge keeler) and a British yachtsman he met in the Med, when he...
    • K
      Kirt86 reacted to Bodach na mara's post in the thread Gel Coat Advice with Like Like.
      Like Tranona says in post #10 I don't think that the problem is osmosis. If it were not a Sadler I would suspect poor lamination...
    • K
      Kirt86 reacted to Concerto's post in the thread Gel Coat Advice with Like Like.
      It could be due to poor lamination and years of use has taken its toll on the bond between the gel coat and glassfibre layers. Years...
    • K
      Kirt86 reacted to fisherman's post in the thread Gel Coat Advice with Like Like.
      The holes don't look like osmosis, there would be blisters as well as you say. Sounding didn't show widespread lack of adhesion? Where...
    • K
      Kirt86 reacted to Tranona's post in the thread Gel Coat Advice with Like Like.
      It might be worth having the hull blasted to remove all the antifouling which will also remove all the loose gel coat, but not enough to...
    • K
      Kirt86 reacted to Concerto's post in the thread Gel Coat Advice with Like Like.
      Welcome to your first post. What took you so long? I presume you are the owner, not looking to purchase the boat. I am not an expert...
    • K
      Kirt86 reacted to Gsailor's post in the thread Gel Coat Advice with Like Like.
      PS I do not know your boat or it’s value but my first cruiser had greater blisters than your phots show and I ground out, dried, and...
    • K
      Kirt86 reacted to Tranona's post in the thread Gel Coat Advice with Like Like.
      Welcome to the forum Endorse what Concerto says. The boat appears to have osmosis, which is common in boats of that age. What you do...
    • K
      Kirt86 replied to the thread Gel Coat Advice.
      Thanks for the replies. I’m fairly certain it’s not osmosis, the majority of the holes are ~2mm and there is not really any...
    • K
      I recently had a survey done on my boat (1984 - been in the water for at least the last 8 years) which revealed some issues with the...
      • FBDEC7D8-2A35-4A25-8A77-1619850B88FD.jpeg
      • ED8B2197-3802-45B3-8694-7C21BE6B40F8.jpeg
  • Loading…
  • Loading…
Top