64 Viking

by Doug Cox
(VA)

64 Viking out of water for 2 years.

How long can a wood hull be out before "major" restoration is needed?

Hull was sound when hauled out.

Thanks.

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Sep 29, 2012
viking boat
by: jim

No problem, I have pacemaker boat and soak boat inside bilge.

It will expand then seals up good.

Put her in water with sling on it.

Your boat will be fine.

Jim






Sep 29, 2012
Out of the Water
by: Mike

If the hull hasn’t developed any rot then the only ‘problem’ will be how long she takes to “take up”.






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