Cruisers Forum

Join CruisersForum Today

Thread Tools Rate Thread Display Modes
Old 09-03-2009, 18:57   #1
Registered User

Join Date: May 2008
Posts: 15
cool running coating

I am about to apply a new product called cool running acoustic coating to my engine compartments instead of the typical sound down foam. It is supposed to change vibration energy to heat and therefore eliminate most engine noise. Has anyone tried this product? any suggestions to make application easy? I plan to spray it using a compressor. Anyone know if this stuff works?
Carol Delfaus is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 09-03-2009, 19:22   #2
Registered User
Ziggy's Avatar

Join Date: Apr 2008
Location: U.S., Northeast
Boat: Contessa 32
Posts: 1,421
Images: 2
All sound absorbing materials convert acoustic energy to heat.
Ziggy is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 09-03-2009, 21:10   #3
Registered User
cat man do's Avatar

Join Date: Aug 2006
Location: Brisbane Australia [until the boats launched]
Boat: 50ft powercat, light,long and low powered
Posts: 4,409
Images: 36
Thread started here and mentioned in post #13, I will be keen to see pics and hear of your results

Engine room insulation?

"Money can't buy you happiness but it can buy you a yacht large enough to pull up right alongside it"...............David Lee Roth
Long Distance Motorboat Cruising It Is Possible on a Small Budget
cat man do is offline   Reply With Quote

Thread Tools
Display Modes Rate This Thread
Rate This Thread:

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
PropSpeed Coating on Gori Props Roy M Propellers & Drive Systems 29 31-03-2013 14:25
Copperpoxy Bottom Coating... AdamY Construction, Maintenance & Refit 0 07-12-2008 14:03
Extra tramp coating still available bryanweaver Multihull Sailboats 2 10-08-2008 20:03
3M 5200 as a protective coating Morgan Paul Construction, Maintenance & Refit 11 07-03-2008 12:14
SUPERTHERM multiceramics coating - anyone ever used it? WHIZBANG Construction, Maintenance & Refit 0 31-01-2007 14:33

Copyright 2002- Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.

All times are GMT -7. The time now is 12:01.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2017, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
Social Knowledge Networks
Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2017, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.

ShowCase vBulletin Plugins by Drive Thru Online, Inc.