TACO Marine Project Boat Part 22 – Windshield Install

boat windshield replacement

The plan is to install a power actuated arm on the deck to operate the center windshield.

On the TACO Marine Project Boat, we are replacing the old windshield utilizing the latest technology. Push a button for the power activated arm, and the front lower section opens or closes to get that breeze-in-your-face cooling effect.

Taco Marine Project Boat windshieldCheck your windshield: Look for dry, cracked seals and caulking that may cause the windshield to vibrate, or even worse, a leak.

That said, since you are constantly looking out through your windshield while boating, consider fixing or replacing it with a clear and leak-free windshield.

Touch-up welding of pits and holes is part of refurbishing a windshield frame.

Repair or replace? You may not need to completely replace your windshield and frame, just get it refurbished and possibly add new glass. See how in the video below.

taco Marine windshieldSilicon sealant is used in the frame joints and waterproof foam sealant is used between the frame and the fiberglass deck of the boat.

Watch Part 22 below of the TACO Marine Project Boat to learn how to refurbish a boat windshield or, if needed, replace it.