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Re: Strip: Strip Thickness
In Response To: Re: Strip: Strip Thickness ()

I find abrasion is a bigger problem, I put a layer of kevlar on the bottom of my 27-pound Petrel (admittedly making it into a 30 pound Petrel in the process) and have had no problems since, despite being regarded by my plastic-paddling friends as foolhardy regarding the places I take it and the bashing I give it.