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New to this site and Chaparral boats in general. I am looking to buy a boat and have seen several people boast of Chaparrals non-rotting deck (Floor). I have own several boats over the years and have not heard of this before. This then would eliminate soft spots? Thank you.
So I bought my 2000 240SSi last September & hoped I bought a great boat. One owner, service by the dealer, rack kept under cover... Just finally getting into some of the nitty gritty on the boat & finding things yo never want to see. Water in parts of the hull! The port side of the boat appears to be really dry, but found water under the gas tank & inside the starboard side floor. This is how I found it. Any suggestions or info on how these hulls are built is appreciated. 1) Removed the bilge pump from the small ledge in front of the gas tank. When I took out one if the screws wate