• Thank you Bob and Portackflyer.  Both on my shopping list now 🙂  I had wondered about the bonding/adhesive option initially as that had been described for use between hull and deck, so I guess because that joint is pretty static at present, the flexible filler is the better option.

    The smoke test indicated leaks and a distinctive hissing n…[Read more]

  • My first post here follows on from my first buoyancy test (carried out by Andy Rigby) whilst at the excellent Wayfarer Cruising Conference last weekend.

    My Mark 2 front tank passed, but my rear tank was a failure!  Andy’s advice was to seal the gaps (between the hull and the deck) with Sikaflex, which I duly scribbled down on my notepad.

    I…[Read more]