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Cut out the damaged area with a power jig using a fine tooth, metal blade.
Using a grinder or disc sander, grind and sand the cutout edges to a minimum 20º included angle.
Bevel edges back from the edge a distance equal to 12 times the laminate thickness.
Prepare repair patch for application.
The thickness of the repair patch and components to be used depends of the portion of the
hull being repaired.
The following steps are typical for the application of a fiberglass patch.
Table 1. Lay-Out Details.
1 oz. Mat
2. DAMAGED MATERIAL CUT AWAY
3. AFTER PREPARATION
4. REPAIR COMPLETE
EDGES BEVELLED (12 TIMES
SMALL CUT ALONG
LENGTH OF FRACTURE