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Cut out 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 the outside and inside back a distance equal to six times laminate thickness for a feathered edge
centered in the middle of laminate.
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
3. AFTER PREPARATION
5. REPAIR COMPLETE
2. DAMAGED MATERIAL CUT AWAY
4. ONE SIDE REPAIR COMPLETE
(6 TIMES LAMINATE THICKNESS - EACH SIDE)