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>> Home > Forum > Boat Specific Chit Chat! > Kyosho Fortune 612
Kyosho Fortune 612
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AllenA
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Forum Posts: 95
17th Oct 2017 14:22  
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Had this Fortune 612 delivered through the post while in Hospital and when unpacked found that the keel had broken at the base. Any advice please as to a suitable method of repair as I can't seem to find a replacement on 'tinternet'. Fibreglass comes to mind???


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mturpin013
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Forum Posts: 21
17th Oct 2017 21:47  
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I would contact the carriers and also so the seller, was it adequately packed? Its not your fault its broken, Its the seller or carrier at fault.

jarvo
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Forum Posts: 550
17th Oct 2017 21:55  
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Certainly contact the seller, it looks like it is a one piece moulding with the hull, a worry would be if it broke in transit it is a weak point and maybe you need to beef up that area.

When you contact seller, send photos of the packing as well as the damaged hull

Mark


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Ron
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Forum Posts: 130
28th Jan 2018 02:33  
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If you have not repaired this yet, I use Gorilla glue. It comes in several formulas, so read the label. One type will expand while curing. I do not use this type.I use the CA gel from Gorilla and the white waterproof glue .