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Old 03-26-2013
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Have a go and DIY .....
 
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We had 40 plus years of antifouling that we had to remove. ( looked very much like the above images )
This was applied to a 1964 grp 26 foot yacht.We know Both the previous owners they always scrapped off the loose and recoated .....

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I ended up by using an electric hot air paint stripping gun and a FULL faced dust and Fume mask.

It took a long time to get off and then we sanded the whole of the bottom down with a 150 grit sandpaper.
It was one of them nasty jobs that just had to be done.

Robert
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