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Old 03-07-2010, 19:16   #1
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Boat Transport and Anti-Fouling ...

So many questions.......I hope I don't be to painful we are are new to sailing and boats so I have about 1000 questions in my head right now.
I try to ask only the intelligent ones.....hmmm
Our boat ( H28) has had antifouling done 4 month ago. Now it is going on a truck 1200km to Brisbane. I have been told that the antifouling should be re-done because it has been out of the water for some days ( maybe 5)
I don't mind doing it and it might be smart to do it while out of the water anyway but what would you think?
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The maximum dry exposure time will depend upon which particular anti-fouling you've used.
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