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Old 01-03-2014, 06:37 PM
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A good plastic weld will be stronger than the surrounding plastic. I have welded many ATV fenders/body bits. They are amazingly strong.
Someday over cocktail you are going to have to explain to me how this is done!
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Old 03-21-2015, 12:51 AM
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Thanks to everyone for the responses. I was able to take it to a body shop who plastic welded it. Seems to be working so far. If anyone needs a walkthrough as to how to remove the port side hard tank on a 03'-10' X-Star, let me know. It was not fun, and im sure whoever is up for the challenge could use some direction.
I need to remove the starboard side hard ballast tank on an 04 Xstar...do you have to lift the fiberglass deck off the hull by removing the rub rail and all the other stuff??
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Old 03-21-2015, 10:17 AM
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I need to remove the starboard side hard ballast tank on an 04 Xstar...do you have to lift the fiberglass deck off the hull by removing the rub rail and all the other stuff??
and then some
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Old 03-21-2015, 12:52 PM
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and then some
How much to have a marine shop do it you think? 20 hours or so?
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