How To Guide On Snark Sailboat Hull Repair
How to repair your Snark sailboat's styrofoam hull with ABS polymer shell in this do-it-yourself guide.
Don't waste your time searching for the right epoxy for your Snark sailboat repair - btw, it's this Original Gorilla Glue that you mix with bits of styrofoam to repair your Snark hull. Don't waste your time trying to find out which 2-part epoxy to use. We found a faster and better solution with Expandable Spray Foam Filler.
Say goodbye to holes and chips as we walk you through the step-by-step process of fixing your Snark sailboat hull with Spray Filler. This guide is applicable to various Snark sailboat models, including the Snark, Sea Snark, Super Snark, Snark Sundancer, Snark Fireflower, Snark Sunflower, and Sunchaser I and II.
The Snark Sundancer Sailboat was discontinued from production in 1983.
Several hundred people each year buy a used Snark sailboat and face the dilemma of how to repair the styrofoam hull with ABS polymer shell. This Do-It-Youself guide can be used on any Snark sailboat with the ABS polymer shell and styrofoam hull.
Close look at the gouge in the bow of our Snark sailboat. We're going to fill gouge with spray foam filler, then cover the ABS polymer outter shell with fiberglass.
Buy Great Stuff Gaps & Cracks Expandable Foam Spray to fill and repair any cracks and holes in your Snark Sailboat Hull.
The Great Stuff Gap & Cracks Filler can comes with detachable long nozzle. Just insert nozzle in the hole or chip in your Snark sailboat. This filler foam expands as it cures, so you only need little squirts. Practice on scrap of cardboard or paper so you get a feel for how much foam to apply.
Use piece of cardboard to remove access foam and smooth over the Spray Filler Foam as it expands while curing. This cure time can take 20 - 30 minutes
After the foam has cured, estimate 20 - 30 minutes, we use a hacksaw blade to remove the excess foam.
Cured foam after using hacksaw blade to remove excess filler foam in the Snark sailboat hull. This process is much faster and easier than mixing original Gorilla Glue with bits of styrofoam.
After foam has cured, use 80 grit sanding block or sand paper to smooth over the cured spray foam. If your hull is styofoam only, you don't have to do anything else from this point!
If Snark Sailboat hull has the ABS Polymer outter shell, you can seal up the foam repair with Fiberglass aover the ABS Polymer shell.
Cured Bondo Fiberglass.
Now we're ready to get our Snark Sailboat back on the water and go sailing!
Learn how to easily repair the styrofoam hull of your Snark sailboat with this comprehensive guide. No need to waste time and money on expensive epoxy. Use this step-by-step instruction guide on how to fill holes and fix chips in your Snark sailboat hull. This guide is suitable for all Snark sailboat models with styrofoam hull including Snark, Sea Snark, Super Snark, Snark Sundancer, Snark Fireflower, Snark Sunflower, and Sunchaser I and II sailboats. Don't let a damaged hull ruin your sailing experience - get your boat back in top shape today.
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