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Old 12 June 2019, 01:31   #1
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Lodestar PVC or Hypalon

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Quick question for the experts on here, I have a Lodestar 3.6, only used as a tender to get 300 meters off shore to a mooring (fishing boat, not rib).

I'm assuming its PVC but wondering if anyone here can confirm from the photos before I order some oar locks for her.





Thanks in advance
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Old 12 June 2019, 02:05   #2
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Look at the edges of the material, if there is slight fraying its Hypalon
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Old 12 June 2019, 04:02   #3
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the one i had was PVC

see below


LodeStar boats are built to last, to the highest standards of quality, reliability and durability for professionals and sporting enthusiasts
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Thanks...that website is all messed up !

I think its the Rib360 i have!
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Thanks...that website is all messed up !

I think its the Rib360 i have!
your right i did click on it after posting and it was ok very odd, anyway scratch the surface of the fabric with your fingernail if you get a dust its hypalon if not its PVC which will be decitex a german material

found a manual and roach marine sell them might be worth a call if not sure

https://www.sv-zanshin.com/r/manuals/lodestarmanual.pdf
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