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by Meridian
Mon Jun 29, 2020 2:33 pm
Forum: Sea Kayaking
Topic: Refurbish Kayak Problem
Replies: 13
Views: 599

Re: Refurbish Kayak Problem

Jim Many thanks for your advice on this subject. You seem to have a lot of experience. With regard to the fibreglass tissue does it come in woving roving or just chopped strand. To be honest I am struggling to find anything but chopped strand in the tissue. Would i be correct in assuming its that th...
by Meridian
Fri Jun 26, 2020 10:46 am
Forum: Sea Kayaking
Topic: Refurbish Kayak Problem
Replies: 13
Views: 599

Re: Refurbish Kayak Problem

Thanks for the advice guys. I have now scrubbed a lot of the marks off using bleach but many still remain but its better. The only other issue I have noticed that in some parts of the boat the glass is a bit fuzzy in areas. I have tead that its possible to sand down these bits and paint on fresh epo...
by Meridian
Thu Jun 25, 2020 2:00 pm
Forum: Sea Kayaking
Topic: Refurbish Kayak Problem
Replies: 13
Views: 599

Refurbish Kayak Problem

To my good fortune I have recently just came into possesion of a 14 years old fibreglass kayak. Generally it is in good solid water tight condition with the gel coat outside still being very shiny. Inside the hatches and cockpit the floor is discolored in some areas. I have tried to scrub the discol...