1985 Mac 25 deck coring

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Seadoc
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1985 Mac 25 deck coring

Post by Seadoc » Tue Jan 29, 2019 7:48 pm

I'm involved in the restoration of an '85 Mac 25. Does anyone on this forum know if this year/model has any deck coring? If so in what areas of the deck?
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Re: 1985 Mac 25 deck coring

Post by Maraquita » Wed Jan 30, 2019 5:33 pm

On my Venture 25 (Older version of the same boat) I remember that most of the deck was solid, and I seem to remember some plywood being laminated in the area around the mast tabernacle. At my age memory is a dangerous thing, but I am sure there was nothing on the deck comparable to todays coring, such as Balsa or Foam.

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Re: 1985 Mac 25 deck coring

Post by Seadoc » Wed Jan 30, 2019 8:14 pm

Maraquita,
Thanks for your comments.

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