57965Re: [bolger] Okume/meranti/fir
- Jul 1, 2008
> ... durability/rot resistance of these woods as opposed to fir?It varies by 10x or more depending on whether you can store the boat
under cover, and also depending on the climate.
Have you considered MDO overlay plywood? That is what I would choose
to economize and omit fiberglass. But, when I asked Phil Bolger this
question for Topaz, he unequivocally advised against using MDO plywood
and wrote advised that I should use epoxy & fiberglass sheathing.
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