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How to Reinforce a Fiberglass Transom for Outboard Engine Bracket

Mike Sternberg at Wildfire Marine tackles David Taylor's 25 Bertram conversion from inboard-outboard to an outboard transom bracket layout to best utilize the space available. He explains how he preps for this type of conversion by filling in the outdrive openings and explains how to reinforce the fiberglass transom with marine plywood, resin and fiberglass to be able to support an outboard engine bracket.

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