Repairs to Wooden Boat Structures

One Day Course

Saturday 3rd December 2011 from 9am to 3pm

Learn how to deal with damage to wooden traditional boats by addressing the multiple causes. Get to know what to look for, then what to do, how to do it and what to use.

If you are looking at purchasing a boat, or currently own a boat, this one day course will prove ideal for you. Preventing a problem is imperative in the boating world, however damage control to both your boat and wallet will prove invaluable, if you know a problem already exists.

The Course will cover:

• Causes of wood deterioration in the marine environment
• Signs of wood deterioration; using all your senses
• Common areas of deterioration
• Choosing a timber replacement
• Shaping of timber
• Fastenings and fittings
• Wood preservatives and sealants, modern and traditional

Cost: $190
Registrations and enquiries or Phone (09) 416-1023