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post #5 of Old 08-08-2007
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paint over gelcoat

Originally Posted by sailingfool View Post

I expect builders who Awlgrip new boats only paint those boats who buyers want a color other than the white gelcoat. Alwgrip or a similar paint is necessary if you want a good looking non-white hull.
My understanding is that if you go to Hinckley for your next boat and you want a particular color they use that color gelcoat and the same color Awlgrip on top.
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