survey of tanzer 22 showed that the cockpit floor was spongy and needed to be replaced. this is the story of the rotten cockpit floor replacement.
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feb 25 2016 cockpit sole repair. by don gutzmer. as a technical advisor part of my job is to guide our customers to the correct product selection and discuss rotted and damaged wooden cockpit sole the templates were my guide as i cut the replacement stringers and bulkhead out of ?” marine-grade plywood.
oct 31 2016 the sole in our 1982 37' irwin center cockpit sailboat was rotten. we made the difficult decision to cut it out and replace it. here is our process.
apr 27 2012 my last really major fiberglass job is repairing the gaping hole in the cockpit sole: the sad remains of a once majestically overbuilt cockpit sole i decided this could be a sort of test-case for
apr 21 2011 i am using a diamond blade on a grinder to cut through the floor. i sat on the side benches after this so there was no weight on the floor.i have more photos
repairing wet deck core of the cockpit floor. july 28 2012 by bilgeman. repairing the soggy cockpit sole. under the floor the rusty base plate/idle wheel that i will need to replace. unfortunately while the boat survey did mention the moisture problem i hadn't really realized the extent of the problem until i had removed
the cockpit sole was a complete water tank full of wetness. i knew then and there that i needed to do something about it not just a quick repair. my plan was to remove the bottom layer of fiberglass from the inside (engine room) replace the core and glass back in. working from the underside would ensure
jul 1 2010 after 48 years it was time to replace the cockpit sole aboard this all-teak ketch. "hands-on sailor" from our may 2010 issue.