Replacing teak decks ... The best boat to have teak decks is somebody else`s boat. Originally Posted by Sybarite. ... It is non slip and in our opinion an attractive cheaper alternative to teak or the plastic deck systems. 22-02-13, 21:11 #7. rustybarge. View Profile
Alternatives to traditional teak wood 20 January 2015 by Dag Pike , a polymer and synthetic fibre composite, is used for the decking on Xanadu , a 60m Benetti.
“A greener and cheaper alternative to teak decking was unveiled at the Southhampton Boat Show by Golden Arrow Marine. Flexiteek is a strip plank made out of recycled plastic, but has a similar look to the real thing.
synthetic teak decking for boats is highly resilient, non-skid, UV stable and looks just like real wood. Ideal for super yachts - lean more here! ... Our network of distributors spans the globe with currently available in the UK, USA, Canada, Europe, Asia and New Zealand. Find your nearest synthetic teak decking ...
Later he became manager of a large team of specialists for the biggest synthetic decking company in the UK. ... to supply and fit synthetic teak decking to the highest standards using innovative design solutions and the proven teak alternative ... giving us the option to bring your boat out of the water if needed. The Teak Man also has a second ...
Tek-Dek is a superb alternative to wooden decking that is ideal for boats. Tek-Dek looks and feels like real teak but is practically maintenance free, fully UV stabilised, stain resistant and has superb non-slip qualities.
Alternatives for teak on exterior boat trim I've heard cherry is a good alternative to teak and was wondering about using the plastic deck lumber for things like handholds, toe and rub rails. Teak decks look wonderful.
One of the most eye-catching boats at the Newport boat show last fall, the Scandinavian Cruiser 20, is a fast daysailer with a narrow hull and a traditional teak deck. At least it looked like teak. As I was checking out the SC20, something about those decks struck me as being a little off. Then it ...
Alternatives to Teak Deck Oils. Discussion in 'General Yachting Discussion' started by brian eiland, Jul 2, ... We use only the cleaners from the manufacturer of our teak decks, Teakdecking Systems, using their liquid and powder cleaners. ... The teak on my boat was neglected for many years, but I removed the remaining varnish, and put some ...
Dek-King? synthetic teak marine decking is the ultimate alternative to the traditional teak decking that we all know and love. Over 40 years of British manufacturing and design experience have combined to deliver this superb marine decking solution which retains the look and feel of a real teak boat deck whilst providing excellent anti-slip performance and low maintenance requirements.
Boat Deck Alternatives Go For Faux ... Teak, That Is. By Michael Vatalaro. Attractive, nonskid alternatives to teak decking have come a long way. More and more boatbuilders are turning to PVC "teak" in place of the real thing, such as the NuTeak on the swim platform of this Azure.
Dek-King? synthetic teak marine decking is the ultimate alternative to the traditional teak decking that we all know and love. ... experience have combined to deliver this superb marine decking solution which retains the look and feel of a real teak boat deck whilst providing excellent anti-slip performance and low maintenance requirements.
Perhaps it’s possible to make a good cover but even this adds to the cost. The alternative is to put the boat in a shed somewhere. Anything is possible but it always costs. Replacing a teak deck is a massive job. To replace the decks on a 9m (30ft) boat is six weeks’ work – three months for a 15m (50-footer).
Teak boat deck. While Teak grows in many nations (including India, Indonesia, and Cote d’Ivoire), the standard is Burmese Teak. Issues with importing Burmese Teak have made this cream-of-the-Teak-crop difficult to source.
Flexiteek is an incredible looking teak deck alternative that will add luxury and appeal to any boat, however the biggest pluses are the comparative low cost versus genuine teak decking and the minimal maintenance required for a Flexiteek deck.
Wood alternatives to Teak. Discussion in 'Materials' started by Man Overboard, Nov 5, 2006. Joined: Oct 2006 Posts: 246 ... as teak is a slow growing tropical hardwood that is used as a common deck material for boats. however, coming from an environmental angle, the fact that it is a tropical hardwood raises questions as to the suitability of ...
Re: Alternative caulking for teak deck I don't like things that are supposed to look like other things, sort of thing! I guess I'm a bit sick of the black but I also think it gets too hot - I think black is a problem on a boat anywhere!
Re: Old Teak Deck ?What Alternative I do not think *fitting* a new teak deck costs ￡25k, more like ￡15k on yachts of this size. Look at new boat option prices for an idea of what it costs to fit a teak deck in a factory at the right point in production.