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    Smile fiberglass repair kits from walmart

    how thick is the fiberglass cloth in the kit. i have a kit my dad gave me when he heard i was working on my boat. wondering if it is good for anything structual.


    thanks

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    Default Re: fiberglass repair kits from walmart

    I've got a lot of those packets laying around. It's pretty thin stuff, generally designed for patching. I wouldn't rely on it for much other than small repairs, which is what it is designed for. To get real strength, you'll need quite a few layers of it.

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    Default Re: fiberglass repair kits from walmart

    ok thanks thats what i figured

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    Default Re: fiberglass repair kits from walmart

    I would think you would need more then that.

    I have been using for almost thirty years they have everything you need to do boat repair
    Advanced Plastics
    7360 Cockrill Bend Blvd
    Nashville, TN 37209
    (615) 350-6500
    http://www.advanced-plastics.com/

    go here and put in your city after repair and it should give you anyone close to you
    http://maps.google.com/maps?f=q&hl=e...=UTF8&t=k&z=11

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