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Re: Bottom paint on prop

Paul- I've been using Trilux spray antifouling designed for outboards and sterndrives for several years now and it lasts for 2-3 years with only an occasional barnacle. My brother's boat, kept in the same marina was covered with growth in a year and a half. I initially prime the prop and shaft (tape off any zincs) with zinc chromate spray and then two coats of the Trilux.
Interlux Paint Interlux Trilux Boat Prop & Drive Antifouling Spray Paint
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