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  1. rh320 replied to the thread Bottom Painting Question.

    I like the 3 years between recoating and no sanding needed!

    Mar 20, 2019 at 9:04 PM
  2. rh320 replied to the thread Bottom Painting Question.

    Well I'm putting the boat up for sale any day now and hope to have it sold before next year! Yes it's bad

    Mar 20, 2019 at 9:01 PM
  3. rh320 replied to the thread Bottom Painting Question.

    Thanks for the reply and recommendation!

    Mar 20, 2019 at 9:00 PM
  4. rh320 replied to the thread Bottom Painting Question.

    I will look into that. So it is not an ablative paint then? If so, I just lightly sand previous coats to prepare for the new one at the...

    Mar 20, 2019 at 2:56 PM
  5. rh320 attached a file to the thread Bottom Painting Question.

    Here are some pictures of my bottom paints condition.... maybe I’m not so bad off?? Do I really need to have it soda blasted?

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  6. rh320 replied to the thread Bottom Painting Question.

    I do agree with you there. If I walked up to a boat out of the water and saw what looked to be a bunch of layers of paint and it was all...

    Mar 20, 2019 at 1:35 PM
  7. rh320 liked KevinC's post in the thread Bottom Painting Question.

    If you really want to get rid of the boat within the year I would just scuff up the flaking areas and touch them up. If you do blast it...

    Mar 18, 2019 at 7:02 PM
  8. rh320 replied to the thread Bottom Painting Question.

    Yeah 5% is probably a pretty accurate percentage of the flaking. It's definitely way less than 10%. I bought it last year and told the...

    Mar 16, 2019 at 7:29 PM
  9. rh320 replied to the thread Bottom Painting Question.

    Well I restore old houses so I'm no stranger to lengthy and tedious prep work and painting old plaster walls and trim so I feel up to...

    Mar 16, 2019 at 7:22 PM
  10. rh320 replied to the thread Bottom Painting Question.

    Ideally I'd like for it to sell and upgrade to a 400 da this year or next year at the latest. So I'd prefer to put less money into it...

    Mar 15, 2019 at 8:53 PM
  11. rh320 replied to the thread Bottom Painting Question.

    Thanks for the reply! So I guess it's possible the grey that I see in random spots is a barrier coat? If not do I need a barrier coat?...

    Mar 15, 2019 at 8:28 PM
  12. rh320 replied to the thread Bottom Painting Question.

    Yeah I was afraid there was not going to be an easy way out so I was prepared to hear I may have to go back to the beginning. I am in...

    Mar 15, 2019 at 8:05 PM
  13. rh320 replied to the thread Bottom Painting Question.

    Nice boat. Always loved tiaras!!

    Mar 15, 2019 at 7:45 PM
  14. rh320 replied to the thread Bottom Painting Question.

    Thanks for the reply. So you are saying regardless of what paint was previously used I can lightly sand and apply a modified ablative?

    Mar 15, 2019 at 7:43 PM
  15. rh320 replied to the thread Bottom Painting Question.

    I bought the boat last year so I don't know anything about previous paint jobs. I assumed I might have to strip the old paint and...

    Mar 15, 2019 at 7:29 PM
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