O34 New Vents for interior enclosed spaces.

2023 Project. Interior ventilation of the enclosed compartments, material & appearance much upgraded.

Background: In 2008, I added cast plastic louvered vents to all of the settee fronts in the main cabin and forward cabin, and cleaned up lots of ancient black mold/mildew from those “hidden spaces”.
The only way to keep this problem from recurring or at least minimize it is to ventilate all the spaces. Moisture from condensation on the hull is what provides a growth medium for the...
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