Wooden Boat Building
WEST SYSTEM offers a complete line of products for a wide range of wooden boat building needs. For new wooden boat construction, it provides the means to build a beautiful and efficient, wood, composite craft, and the same components can be used for wooden boat repairs and restoration.
The Gougeon Brothers on Boat Construction : Wood and WEST SYSTEM Materials focuses on boat construction in which wood and WEST SYSTEM epoxy are used as the primary engineering materials. The modern wooden boatbuilder is no longer limited to traditional wooden boatbuilding methods based on durability of wood species and construction details based on fastening techniques.
WEST SYSTEM epoxy products can be used successfully in wooden boat building and wooden boat repairs for the following procedures including surface preparation, bonding, laminating, fairing, applying reinforcements and final coating and finishing.