- --- In email@example.com, Wesley Cox <inspirfe@d...> wrote:
>OK - I will scan and post ASAP.
> Yes, for me, too. :) I'm intrigued but can't find info. and didn't
> have an MAIB subscription in Feb. Thanks.
> Sam Glasscock wrote:
> >Nels, I somehow missed the MAIB write-up. Can you
> >post any information about Diamond?
In the meantime here is another idea:-)
and click on the michigan quote.
- I'm not sure the quoting is still accurate in this thread. In any
case, I'm sure the Dynel is good if the issue is just abrasion.
However, I think at the partners, and perhaps elsewhere, localized
crushing is part of the picture. In that case I'm guessing fiberglass
would remain superior. Not that you couldn't have a bit of dynel over it.
--- In firstname.lastname@example.org, Harry James <welshman@...> wrote:
> One layer of dynel is 6 times as abrasion resistance as 1 layer of 6oz
> glass per some tests in Boatbuilder several years ago.
> pvanderwaart wrote:
> >> What about armoring the mast with fiberglass and epoxy at the
> > partners and other wear
> >> points? Or wrapping it with some other thing to prevent wear?