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Old 01-09-2006, 12:51   #16
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I looked at a Saga 409 under construction at Pacific Seacraft with Kevlar reinforcement in the layup. The Kevlar was on the interior surface. They used Kevlar over large areas but not the entire hull, from just before the turn of the bilge to a bit above the waterline.


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