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Ropes & Blocks

I must confess that for the past few weeks I’ve been strutting the pontoon gleefully looking at all the boats yet to be lifted and cleaned; knowing I have the boat with probably the smoothest and cleanest bum (below water area) in the marina. We have already had a few very pleasant sojourns out of the marina as the odd ...

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Below Water Servicing and Protection

Bill Selsey looks at the options available in the antifoul market With the below water hull once again looking like it should do and not a flaking horror show (thank you Peelaway Marine); my attention has now been focused on how to best protect the below water areas and what products to use. The simplistic view is to apply antifouling, ...

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Antifoul Removal

Bill Selsey looks at this long overdue and much dreaded activity! The hull is starting to look like the surface of the moon due to the vast number of dry paint flakes that have been detaching over the recent years as you have applied fresh new antifouling. It has been several years since the boat was last stripped of all ...

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