SailNet Community - View Single Post - Bottom Paint Help
View Single Post
post #2 of Old 05-22-2013
T37Chef
Senior Member
 
T37Chef's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2006
Location: Maryland
Posts: 4,473
Thanks: 74
Thanked 42 Times in 37 Posts
Rep Power: 9
 
Re: Bottom Paint Help

My guess without pictures is its old barrier coat, which may be blistering itself.

Several approaches to dealing with the concern...

How are you stripping the bottom?
- Chemical Stripper, Scraper, Sanding, Sand/Soda Blasting?

You could just ignore it and paint and launch and worry about uit another day but since you're taking the time to strip the paint, if you have the time, might as well tackle this project.

Here is a portion of a thread where I posted how I dealt with our blister issue http://www.sailnet.com/forums/showth...=322678#322678

Pictures of the bottom would be helpful

Cheers,
Shawn

S/V Windgeist
1982 Tartan 37C

To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 10 or greater. You currently have 0 posts.
T37Chef is offline  
Quote Share with Facebook
 
 
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome