"Baker, G." wrote:
> Eric wrote:
> " I plan on removing the fenders and stripping
> all metal
> parts (except engine bay), repairing where necessary and
> repainting. I
> will also be replacing the floor boards (CSR template and
> plywood obtained), floor board supports and the carpeting."
> My question is why mahogany. I always assumed a good marine grade
> plywood would be the best bet.
I agree. How many plys are in that mahogany plywood? I've seen some
with as littlw as 3. 5 or 7 ply would be much better. Also, treating it
with penetrating epoxy will make it last a very long time, if you can
find the epoxy. It's hard to locate in inland areas.