Teak Dorade Box Waterproof Venting System
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  • Teak Dorade Box Waterproof Venting System
  • Teak Dorade Box Waterproof Venting System

Whitecap Teak Dorade Box Waterproof Venting System

Teak Dorade Box is an ingenious deck vent waterproofing system. First seen on the Olin Stephens yacht Dorade which garnered fame by winning first the Trans Atlantic in record time, also Fastnet and TransPac among others. Dorade box uses integral baffling system to divert water rushing into cowl away from entering cabin spaces below. This simple system is seen universally across traditional vessels nowadays. See article for more detail http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dorade_box.

Made from kiln dried, fully-aged teak wood from Malaysia. Only waterproof adhesive is used. Use with standard cowl vents to create a water-resistant ventilation system. Each item is hand sanded and finished to a rich elegant luster. Dimensions: 16" x 5-3/8" x 7"

 
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Dorade Box Dimensions:

  • 16" L x 7" W x 5-3/8" H

 

BRAND: Whitecap
Material: Teak
Type: Cowl Vents
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Nicely built and as it appears.

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Seems like lower quality teak but I was comparing it against highest quality brand new teak so it was an unfair match. Acceptable for it's intended use.

Odyle.

Monterey Bay

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Whitecap Teak Dorade Box Waterproof Venting System

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