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DIY Inflatable RIB transom replacement kit - $130 (St Albans)

condition: new
make / manufacturer: TotalBoat, Stabond
Do you have an inflatable RIB with a rotten plywood transom? We did, and bought all the materials required to create and install a new one. (Despite its problems, plywood is still the material of choice.) However, the items are very expensive and we bought enough for two transoms if not more. So, we are selling the leftovers (assume less than half used unless noted):

Bare marine-grade plywood: hard to get, bought from Curtis lumber, 3 transom sized boards remain (so you can make some mistakes) (value: $100/2)
Penetrating Epoxy: 1qt, over half used, but enough for one transom (value $58/3)
White marine primer: 1 qt (value ($44/2)
White marine polyurethane paint: 1 qt (value $40/2)
Adhesive rollers: amazon specials (value $10)
Stabond Adhesive: 8 oz, to glue in place (value: $70/2)
Printed instructions: Priceless
Our total cost: $282

We are offering well over half of the materials that we purchased to replace the transom for well under half the cost. And we will share our hard-won knowledge on how to do this properly for free.

So, why bother? Our rib-310 now sells for $2900 with tax. If you check the reviews, you will see that the older boats were very highly regarded, but the newer ones...well check the ratings and decide for yourself. Our decision: If you have a good one (even with a rotten transom), keep it!

Must sell these materials this season, so please make an offer. We believe $130 for all this is a super bargain.

(Photos coming soon)

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