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Chunky Materials Used to Create a Boat
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Do you know the boat in which you travel can be made of varied materials?
From wood to steel and from aluminum to fiberglass, there are many materials
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through which boats are made or built.
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These ribs are made of quite strong wood like white oak. In order to support the
deck, there are oak timbers added to large wooden boats.The internal skeleton
of the boat forms the ribs and the frame of the wooden boat. To get the sides      Connect
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woods that are light in weight. Examples include Longleaf yellow pine, mahogany
and western red cedar.

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The exterior of the hull is painted or is given multiple coats of varnish while the
interior is made by overlapping seals with caulking or by planking joints. Boats
made of wood are usually heavier than their aluminum and fiberglass
counterparts. All wooden boats require varnish and painting so that they are
made sea-worthy. Wooden boats are made durable and can solve the sailing
purpose for over 200 years.

Boats made of aluminum also have ribs just like wooden boats. Post the hull
sections are combined together; the ribs are welded and riveted together. They
also have a central keel that is made when two hull halves are welded and
riveted together. Boats made of aluminum are light in weight and are strong.
They also require less maintenance when compared with other boats. Examples
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They also require less maintenance when compared with other boats. Examples
include canoes, fishing boats and runabouts.

Boats made of fiberglass have hulls manufactured in giant molds. The resins and
roving are combined under pressure and heat so that basic hull is created. Once
the hull is removed from mold, the fiberglass ribbing may be attached directly to
the hull or can be molded interior.

Perhaps there are many materials from which boats can be made but the best
traditional ones include the wooden boat building processes.

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