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#11766066 - 08/08/16 07:05 PM Transom repair
rowlettfisherman Offline
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Registered: 01/25/12
Posts: 777
After I noticed a crack in the transom I decided to get a couple quotes from a couple fiberglass shops. After the sticker shock of $3500+ to fix it, I decided I could do that myself. Here are a couple pics of boat during the process. I used a product called Seacast. They were a great company to order from. When I placed my order, they called me before processing the order to make sure I ordered enough, and I was going to do it per their specs. They wouldn't send me the product until I sent pics of the boat and I understood what they wanted me to do with their product. So I called my fishing partner and signed him up for the 2 days of beautiful 100 degree weather worth of work. Pics below!



This is where the rot was

This is after we dug all the wood out!

This is the pour back!

Yes I had to cut the top cap off!


Finished product!!

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#11766069 - 08/08/16 07:07 PM Re: Transom repair [Re: rowlettfisherman]
rowlettfisherman Offline
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Registered: 01/25/12
Posts: 777
Cost less than $500 And a 3 days of work.

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#11766186 - 08/08/16 08:13 PM Re: Transom repair [Re: rowlettfisherman]
banker-always fishing Offline
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Registered: 07/12/10
Posts: 39089
Loc: Universal City Tx.
Nicely done and a great savings. Good job. cheers
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#11766195 - 08/08/16 08:15 PM Re: Transom repair [Re: rowlettfisherman]
rowlettfisherman Offline
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Registered: 01/25/12
Posts: 777
Thanks

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#11766446 - 08/08/16 10:00 PM Re: Transom repair [Re: rowlettfisherman]
toddfish Offline
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Registered: 02/13/10
Posts: 1160
Loc: East Montgomery County
Great job. I know I could never have the patience to pull it off! (plus it looks too much like work to me) thumb

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#11767756 - 08/09/16 02:57 PM Re: Transom repair [Re: rowlettfisherman]
rowlettfisherman Offline
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Registered: 01/25/12
Posts: 777
It was a fair bit of work. But now I could do it a lot faster, since I have done one!


Edited by rowlettfisherman (08/09/16 10:41 PM)

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#11767817 - 08/09/16 03:16 PM Re: Transom repair [Re: rowlettfisherman]
83falcon Offline
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Registered: 04/16/08
Posts: 584
Loc: Lewisville, TX
I know who to call next time haha Nice work!

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#11768851 - 08/10/16 06:19 AM Re: Transom repair [Re: rowlettfisherman]
Gitter Done Offline
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Registered: 02/06/07
Posts: 9510
Loc: San Antonio Tx.
Nice job.

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#11769335 - 08/10/16 10:53 AM Re: Transom repair [Re: rowlettfisherman]
bradnitro175 Offline
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Registered: 07/11/08
Posts: 4136
Loc: Dallas,tx
Nice work that stuff get hot when it sets up doesn't it thumb

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#11769718 - 08/10/16 02:11 PM Re: Transom repair [Re: rowlettfisherman]
rowlettfisherman Offline
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Registered: 01/25/12
Posts: 777
Extremely hot!

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#11769790 - 08/10/16 02:47 PM Re: Transom repair [Re: rowlettfisherman]
Bandit 200 XP Offline
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Registered: 03/03/11
Posts: 4564
Loc: Ray Roberts
Good job

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#11770228 - 08/10/16 06:45 PM Re: Transom repair [Re: rowlettfisherman]
NITRO Z8 Offline
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Registered: 07/06/07
Posts: 524
Loc: fortworth tx, tarrant co.
Awesome job and know you feel better because it's complete.

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#11770232 - 08/10/16 06:46 PM Re: Transom repair [Re: rowlettfisherman]
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Registered: 07/23/15
Posts: 9429
Loc: Lake Texoma, TX
Outstanding job thumb Seacast makes a very good product for sure.

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