waterproofing marine grad plywood for boat building

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the boat has been sitting for a couple years and i noticed it had dry rot pretty bad. i doubt if the plywood ever got wet but just being exposed to moisture will eventually rot regular plywood. marine ply wood is expensive. i checked on it 10 years ago and they wanted over $50 a sheet so its probably $100 a sheet now.

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it is my first time building or repairing a boat of any kind, and i plan to build an 8' by 2' boat using treated plywood. i have no experience with this and welcome any advice on what would be best to seal and waterproof the boat, i was looking at using cpes but am

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never underestimate the power of a good plywood sealant if you have a boat or are planning on building something that will be submerged in water, then marine plywood is what you'll be working with. this type is a thicker material than regular plywood, comprised of about seven to 10 layers as opposed to three to five, with glue locking them all together.

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never underestimate the power of a good plywood sealant! if you have a boat or are planning on building something that will be submerged in water, then marine plywood is what you'll be working with. this type is a thicker material than regular plywood, comprised of about seven to 10 layers as opposed to three to five, with glue locking them all together.

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i picked up a "mini max" sea flea, see www.svensons.com that has been mostly completed, for my grandkids. it just needs the steering wheel mount and coaming installed. the problem is that the boat is made out of regular non-marine plywood. i figure i'll have to

do you need to waterproof marine grade plywood ?

marine grade plywood is usually consided good for uses that will involve a project getting wet, such as marine applications and boat building. marine plywood is a specially treated plywood that is designed to resist rotting in a high-moisture environment.

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well, my goal was to do this thing cheap. i used stadard non-marine 1/4" plywood. i however did paint the entire hull with fiberglass resin, which seems like it will seal very good. for further protection, i'm going to sand the resin smooth, and paint with either epoxy

glue for wooden boat building

this is the adhesive which, is used to make marine grade plywood marine grade, simply because it is the best waterproof wood to wood adhesive. it is rarely advertised, for the diy market because the manufacturers sell enough to industry. however it can be bought in small quantities. this is a high exposure resistant and waterproof adhesive.

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re: is it necessary to seal marine plywood?? sealing the plywood in your boat will significantly increase the lifespan of it. the best sealer is the 2 part marine grade epoxy resin. the best carpet adhesive to use is a solvent based exterior grade like dap: amazon.com: dap 00442 weldwood all-weather outdoor carpet adhesive, 1-quart: home

what is marine-grade plywood?

marine-grade plywood, often simply called marine plywood, is not what it's often claimed to be. that is, it's not waterproof. since it's not treated with chemicals it is not rot-resistant. however, it is a good-quality, hardwood plywood made with waterproof glue. better

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if you have a boat or are planning on building something that will be submerged in water, then marine plywood is what you'll be working with. this type is a thicker material than regular plywood, comprised of about seven to 10 layers as opposed to three to five, with glue locking them all together

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re: sealing marine plywood? an aluminum monark 19ft deep v? post some pix of your rig, no matter it's current state of disarray. some pre-tear down too. epoxy isn't cheap, but it's what i'd recommend under carpet, others use spar. pay now for the best plywood and sealers you can, or pay to do it again later. will that be in 10yrs or 30yrs? more

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home boat design forums > construction > boatbuilding > wooden boat building and restoration > plywood waterproofing. discussion in 'wooden boat building and restoration' started by america187, may 2, 2006. page 1 of 2 1 2 next > non-marine plywood. i figure i'll have to remove the deck to get in at the inside of the hull.

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