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Old 14-10-2016, 15:49   #16
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Haul out impact on bottom paint

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I think he has his boat in the Lesser Antillies. I may be wrong. The rest of the world allows TBT antifouling, as we should.

TBT paint kills everything, and is pervasive as hell in the Ecosystem.
That is why it outlawed in the USA, for bottom paint.
Unless, your the Feds.
It is listed as a pesticide, and can only be purchased,or applied by licensed personal.
It is used primarily on Outdrives.

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Re: Haul out impact on bottom paint

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I would say this is great advice.

Ever tried to sand a dried on scum laden boat bottom?
It's a needed repaint prep.


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