Corrosion in mast repair

Discussion in 'Capri/Catalina 14 Talk' started by Ken Perine, Sep 12, 2013.

  1. Ken Perine

    Ken Perine New Member

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    After my de-masting I noticed some small soft spots in my mast. A closer examination revealed that I had some galvanic corrosion. I used my dremel tool with a small wire brush to clean up the area and enlarge the hole until I had good material. I then filled the holes with JB Weld and wrapped the mast in Reynolds wrap to let it harden. The next day I sanded it down and painted the mast with grey primer. It did the job and the mast looks good.
     

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