There’s more than a little irony in the need to keep a fiberglass boat away from water. The reason revolves around chemistry and the fact that water is the universal solvent. Given enough time, H20 will dissolve granite. Fiber reinforced plastic (FRP) is a much easier target, partially because it relies on filaments of glass […]
If your sailing partner complains about a noise that doesn't really bother you, it might not necessarily something that they can just "get used to." You will have to address it through active sound reduction measures.