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Re: Strip: Question about Black

: I was amazed the first time I cartopped my strip boat at how much
: stiffer it is than any of my previous production fiberglass
: boats. There was very little flexing of the 18' boat at highway
: speeds (at a fraction of the weight of the production boats).
: This might help reduce oilcanning. Hopefully the boat won't just
: crack instead of flex, though...

Soft bulkheads perhaps.

Fortunately over here we don't get the kinds of temps that make this a serious concern. If we did we would all turn crimson and melt.