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66998Re: Aluminum Diablo?

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  • russelldawkins
    Oct 8, 2011
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      --- In bolger@yahoogroups.com, Mark Albanese <marka97203@...> wrote:
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      > From the old CSD catalog. See that Bernie also promotes a plywood
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      > On Oct 4, 2011, at 3:46 PM, dnjost wrote:
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      > > I think this is totally possible, but a pretty expensive way to go.
      > > Epoxy resin has far less fumes, and the glass is safe to work with
      > > if you take the necessary precautions: Gloves, face mask, safety
      > > glasses, READ THE MSDS ON THE CANS.
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      > > You would have the homemade equivalent of a Grumman or Lund. I
      > > loved my Diablo, but my 18' Work Skiff is way more solid underfoot
      > > for fishing and clamming.
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      > > David Jost
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      Thanks for all the responses. I think we will go with the designer-intended plywood and epoxy, if only to save weight. Any weight savings would be appreciated in use, I imagine.
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