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Re: Bottom paint on prop

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Originally Posted by Omatako View Post
What do you consider to be "really expensive"?
$200-300 for a wee little jar. That's too much for me. That's about what I spend to paint the entire bottom. But I acknowledge the fact that this is a practical investment for some ... I haul out every winter, I'm not a serious racer, and I'm not circumnavigating. This is, however, the best prop antifouling on the market. The Petit Zinc Barrier spray gets me through the season with an acceptable amount of growth. Just a few barnacles.
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