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By Hugo du Plessis

This masterly paintings will remain an invaluable resource of reference for
anyone in need of useful recommendation on operating with GRP, to be able to make
repairs and enhancements accurately and hence expand the lifetime of their
boat.

Since it was once first released forty five years in the past, Hugo du Plessis' Fibreglass Boats has develop into a classic, relied upon by way of proprietors, surveyors and boat developers keen
to know the way fibreglass behaves, and procure functional suggestion on
working with GRP. In a intentionally non-technical demeanour, he explains
the atypical nature of fibreglass, its sturdiness, its weaknesses,
where its more likely to fail, the consequences of use and the elements, plus the most up-to-date study into reasons of the largest fear for vendors - blistering and osmosis.

'One of the main revered works at the subject... thorough and its scope is significant' Yachting per 30 days
'A original vintage' Kelvin Hughes

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