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you mention the use of wax to block the UV on the Formica.
I am curious what wax did you use and also if it can be used to prevent the gelcoat from bleaching?
All the best
Fal-lera Sharki #135
I wanted to replace the veneer on Kimberlites companionway and replace it with laminate.
To get to the entire door off you have to remove the hard dodger.—NO WAY--
I removed the stop and blocked the companionway door all the way up till it touched the dodger. I then made a rail the height of the side trim.
Using these rails and a router I was able to get to the edges of the door. Of course the veneer that is under the trim cannot be replaced but it cannot be seen. I then routed the entire door and applied the laminate- I used Formica brand color teak. Seven years and it is still holding up. However it is important to use wax to block the UV on the Formica.
Kimberlite Amel Super Maramu #376