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Old 29 August 2012, 14:18   #1
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Anchoring seats to fiberglass hull?

Newly acquired Zodiac, have no idea what year. Any way to find that out?



More importantly, I want to attach a bolster bench to the fiberglass hull, but have no idea on how I would. Can I use screws, and if so how long? Anything I need to know? Just worried about putting holes in the floor.



Thanks in advance.
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Old 29 August 2012, 17:13   #2
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Nice boat!

The year is listed on the information plate that "should be" on the starboard side transom. Usually has the ID # passenger limit, weight capacity, etc. The year could also be determined by the boats ID#.

You are gonna have to put holes in the fiberglass, as there is no way around it. Plus get that fuel tank mounted. There was a post on this forum just recently showing how to mount seats, you could search it out.

Captive Nut / Bolt arrangement for Seat mounting
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