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Re: S&G: Do you glass your wood coamings?

I've wrapped all of mine. Four to date. It seems sensible since the coming has to take all of the boat's weight
in a twisting moment when used to pick it up and carry it with one hand, car topping, strolling down the beach etc.
Nick certainly recommends it in his book.