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Re: Strip: Installing forward bulkhead without a h

: I'd also test it on a scrap of ply to make sure it doesn't
: "de-bond" the face veneer.

: When installing a bulkhead I would think the cleanest way would be
: to mark where it is to go first, apply adhesive to the inside of
: the boat, then insert the bulkhead, but I haven't tried it . . .

Hi Ancient Kayaker,
What I initially did was hot glued strip stubs on the sides and bottom of the hull when the deck was off, to be a kind of a back stop for the bulkhead, which worked perfectly BUT I could not fit in properly to do the glueing. I could have glued the bulkhead in place on the hull portion before putting on the deck BUT I would encounter the same problem after installing the deck. Underneath the deck portion of the bulkhead would still have to be glued in place.