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Rupert View Drop Down
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Post Options Post Options   Quote Rupert Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: 18 Nov 20 at 8:32am
I think decks were stuck on with cascamite.
Firefly 2324, Lightning 130, Puffin 229, Minisail 3446
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Post Options Post Options   Quote Dougaldog Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: 18 Nov 20 at 3:07pm
The glue used in the hull lay up was an evil compound that stained your hands yellow.....(gloves? What were they?)

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423zero View Drop Down
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Post Options Post Options   Quote 423zero Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: 18 Nov 20 at 5:45pm
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=X6hgRQuvg60
Roller-application of Borden One-Shot waterproof glue preceded each veneer except the first. 
courtesy wikipedia


Edited by 423zero - 18 Nov 20 at 6:06pm
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Post Options Post Options   Quote ColPrice2002 Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: 18 Nov 20 at 8:44pm
Iirc, some of the early Firefly decks were riveted on - aluminium sheeting instead of ply!
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