Slot Strip is a specially formulated
laminate of Polyester film and Dacron sailcloth.
It has very special characteristics of
rigidity, flexibility and tear resistance making it a perfect film to
cover your centreboard/daggerboard slot to keep water out but allow your
centreboard/daggerboard to pass through it.
Slot Strip can also be used as transom flaps
on Racing Dinghies and Rudder/keel fairings on Yachts.
When fitting slot strip you will need to
decide whether to fit 1 complete piece covering the whole slot and cut a
centre slit down the middle for the centreboard/daggerboard to emerge,
or whether you want 2 separate strips (1 on either side) that overlap by