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jrohr4

03:56AM | 10/29/01
Member Since: 02/21/01
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I have 2 wood columns at my front entry that are about 6" diameter and 7' tall. I need to repair several cracks and some rotten areas at the bottom of the columns. Does anyone have experience with 2-part epoxy material or other successful repair process?? Thanks!

Jay J

08:11AM | 10/29/01
Member Since: 10/26/00
782 lifetime posts
Hi jrohr4,

Sure, the 2part stuff works great. You need to dig out the 'bad/rotted' material and fill. Just work quickly and be neat. You'll need a sander to smooth things out. Do you have a specific question/concern???

Jay J -Moderator

PS: God Bless America!

DH

02:45PM | 10/29/01
Member Since: 09/23/01
242 lifetime posts
check www.woodcaresystems.com, Make sure you treat any rot and stop all moisture intrusion.

Iceman

04:20PM | 11/17/01
Member Since: 11/16/01
301 lifetime posts
Try Bondo. The same stuff one would use on autobody repair. I use it for all outside wood repairs and it sands and finishes beautifully.

DH

04:25PM | 11/17/01
Member Since: 09/23/01
242 lifetime posts
If you want to use polyester filler (bondo) make sure that you use marine grade.
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