Re: [bolger] Re: Plywood 101
- Thanks, John!
--- John Kohnen <jhkohnen@...> wrote:
> "Marine Tech" is a plywood manufactured by PlumIt was impossible to get a conversation going, everybody was talking too much. - Yogi Berra
> Creek for marine
> construction but, "does not qualify as a "marine"
> plywood under APBA
> specifications," according to Glen-L:
> On Tue, 02 Dec 2008 13:50:05 -0800, Dave wrote:
> > Can anyone tell me what is meant by the term
> "marine tech" plywood?
> > Is that just another way of saying marine ply?
> John <jkohnen@...>
> There is a custom, amounting almost to tradition,
> that true boat
> speeds are obscene and must never be mentioned
> except in a
> highly dressed up state. <Lindsay Lord>
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- The only types of plywood that you know for sure have a good core so
they will not be a problem down the road are the marine plys and good
MDO. Anything else you will find WILL have voides of one kind or
another shortning the life of the boat.
--- In email@example.com, "paulthober" <paulthober@...> wrote:
> --- In firstname.lastname@example.org, "Don" <dschurricanes@> wrote:
> > Has anyone used AC 3ply plywood...to build a boat...of Phil's
> I built a Gypsy and a Chebacco using ACX. Worked for me, however, it
> didn't save much moolah. Lots and lots of sorting through the pile
> Home Despot. For the last couple of years I haven't seen panels
> labeled ACX. I also built a Nymph using $10/sheet luau [sic]. No
> problem. I built a Cartopper a couple of years ago using BS1088 ply
> and am going to build a Chebacco, Caledonia, or a Tremolino this
> winter and it will also be built using BS1088 ply.
> Forgive me as this has been beaten to death numerous times in the
> past, but I agree with the faction that advocates using the good
> stuff, particularly if you want a lasting product. The bonus is that
> building is easier with quality materials.