Repairs are a constant with boats. The repairs could
be woodwork on wooden or fiberglass boats. The main causes for
repair are damage from weather, accidents, and wear due to use and time.
Making a repair involves figuring out the reason for the damage.
- Once the reason is determined then the damage
and also possibly the cause of the damage can be fixed. more
- For example, the damage could be a rotten frame
caused by a leaking deck. In
this case it is necessary to replace the frame and stop the
the construction on a boat is not suitable for the use the boat gets
and it is necessary to repair with a modified construction method
Suzanne is a Garwood runabout. We re-seamed the deck and varnished the whole boat.
Claire, a 36 foot Rhodes sailboat had a few broken frames, which we replaced, having to remove some of the bottom planks to get at the frames.
El Presidente, a 90 foot Mathis-Trumpy Ex-Presidential Yacht was in dry dock in Sturgeon Bay, WI. We replaced planking on both sides of the stern and a plank amidships port and starboard, and we replaced two floor timbers.