The brass convex keelband is also often used for rubbing or anti-chafing strips.When selecting the quantity you can have whatever length or part of you want and please indicate dimensions of cut in the comments box when you place your order. SOLD PER FOOT.
The type we keep, and use for most of our own fabrications, is PB102, a 5% tin bronze. It is about as strong as mild steel, Bronze is supplied factory finish however we can brush finish or polish for an additional charge. Please call if cut lengths are required.
Used mostly for hatch runners and similar - where for some reason 1" x 1/8" seems to be favourite. If you are looking for protective strips either on the deck or keel, then keelband is a better bet. Call or e-mail for cut lengths
We stock the round bar for people wishing to rivet fittings, or structural parts of the boat. Call or e-mail for cut lengths. Priced per metre.
This is stocked mainly for re-sealing portlights. SOLD PER METRE.
We stock an untanned hide - sort of brown paper colour - which when wetted can be stitched into place. It is not the grey "chrome" leather used in sailing gloves, more like shoe leather. When selecting the quantity you can have as little or as much as you like within the normal hide size of 5ft x 4ft