F30 aft cabin bunk plywood mod

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F30 aft cabin bunk plywood mod

Postby Stephen_H » Fri Nov 02, 2018 4:13 pm

I have the aft cabin taken apart on my F30 right now. The large piece of plywood that serves as the base of the aft cabin bunk is a bear to remove and move around, so I'm contemplating how to improve it.

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Here are the options I'm considering:

1. Cut the plywood lengthwise (fore/aft), just starboard of the center support. The port piece would attach the same as the current large piece. For the starboard piece, attach a new supports on each side (on the center support and the bulkhead. That way I can detach and remove in two manageable sections.

2. Cut the plywood widthwise (port/stbd) into strips and turn it into support slats with webbing to keep the slats together. Then add a support strip along the bulkhead. Would be able to roll it back as necessary to get to storage, and completely roll up for removal. Something like this:
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Anyone done a similar modification, have an opinion, or know a better method?

Stephen
1988 Mull F30 #95
Everett, WA
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