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Re: Strip: deck fitting
In Response To: Re: Strip: deck fitting *PIC* ()

John, my restrictions are bulkheads not length of reach.
I did use webbing loops once on a kayak built for my 8 yr. old grandson. I wasn't to crazy about them. I think my problem was I installed them before final sanding and they were in the way,
The more I think about using bolts/screws as hardware for deck fittings the less I like the idea. They may have been OK if installed when I had access to the underside so I could have installed a backup chunk of wood then glassed over them but just through 1/4" cedar is not going to work.
I am leaning more and more to making wood brackets and gluing them to the deck. I have seen some nice looking ones on this forum now I just need to find them to refresh my memory.