putting a new floor in my starcraft was a real pain becouse it was rivetted in place looked like particle board and all of rivit stems had to be ground flush with the stringers. you should use stainless screws in my opinion to fasten the new flooring in. after everything i ended up with a solid floor and it was worth the hassle.
hi, i am in the process of replacing the plywood floor of my old fiberglass boat. i'm very mechanically inclined, but it is mostly automotive, not so much marine construction. however, i've decided to tackle this one myself. so far, i have ripped out the old floor. i've removed the carpet, and cut the edged of the plywood around the boat.
replace the batons, then the paneling, referring to your plan to ensure the pieces are put in the proper places in the correct sequence. reinstall or replace all the floor coverings, then the free
leaving rot behind. if you have the means and resources to remove a piece of the boat floor and replace it then that is the best thing you can do for the boat. replacing a piece of rotting floor is the best course of action because there is no telling how bad the rotting is as it could have spread to other places not immediately visible; however,
re: starcraft floor replacement the reason pressure treated wood is not used in alum boats is that the chemicals used tot treat the wood causes a galvanic resopnce and the wood actually eats the aluminium . the foam is not standard styrofoam ..but use a closed cell foam .a 2 part pour in foam is considedrd the standard for floatation .
remove any wall or floor covering to expose the plywood. with a reciprocating saw, cut out the damaged area plus two inches on each side to make sure all of the damage is removed. if possible, cut away enough plywood so that you can attach the new piece to the camper's frame.
watch in 20 minutes, what i learned over three weekends as i replaced the rotten floor of our 16 foot bow rider. the biggest part of the job was removing the rotten wood and debris over two weekends.
alternatives to marine plywood for boat deck? discussion in ' we will be covering with marine vinyl to replace the carpeting. does anyone have any experience with an alternative to marine plywood? what thickness does anyone suspect that our floor is? it's a '94 starcraft pikemaster 16'. the plan is to start with the main floor. some
you can replace your floor in a short amount of time and with minimal labor. 18' starcraft mariner center console ohio game fishing flotation foam was replaced with 2 and 8221; board foam and then expandable foam to fill the open gaps under the floor. ½inch marine glued wood was used on the floor.
re: 1989 starcraft mariner mr18 cc floor replacement i suspect that's due to the runner's placement s . however, if it's a wood floor, they generally just wood-screw it in so there wouldn't be a need to line it up with the runners . i also ran my livewell tubing in pvc conduit.
starcraft manufactured its first boat in 1903. over the years, the company has produced various watercraft, including deck boats, runabouts and pontoons. you can find a starcraft boat made from such materials as fiberglass and aluminum. whether you are looking for a boat for two or six people, you can likely find a
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it's a 1983 starcraft aluminum boat - riveted. it needs some tlc but was a score from crslist. had one soft spot in the wood decking but it was just one board that needed replacement.
6. add or replace the wood frame and flooring. the resin took a couple of days to cure. while he was waiting, doug added new wood to make the sub-floor sturdier. since he had to cut out the damaged areas, he also added new cross supports. doug soon found out that the floor joists werent the normal 2×4 framing.
our floor is rotten including the side areas under wall how do we replace this with new floors. the are from bath room is most likely bad and extends to area under fridge cabinet and stove most likely so should we remove them and do whole flooor or just rweplace up to this area.
after totally gutting the inside and replacing the whole floor and vinyl floor covering it's finally finished and ready for the keys trip. 1990 starcraft 210 heritage with 1990 mariner 75