Originally Posted by Robertcateran
Can't see why you would add a pile of weight and spend a pile of money
to disguise the fact that the welds look well done. The whole thing of trying to make all boats look like plastic is ridiculous. The Crowther looks like it is designed to work in nasty conditions rather than show off at a marina.
Agreed to some extent. Those surface conditions can appear on a metal boat as a result of welding in supporting structure, or on a 'plastic' boat from resin shrinkage around core