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Old 06-13-2010, 03:49 PM   #21
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Originally Posted by Vermont Scott View Post
Those 'Black Jacks' look deadly I'd go with the wooden gunnels but that adds weight and maintenance but that's just me.
Be careful with those rolled graphite gunwales. I've seen on more than one boat they have cracked from stress, right at the midpoint. I think I heard a rumor that Pete has beefed them up, but I can't swear to it.
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