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post #8 of Old 10-04-2003 Thread Starter
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Pre-Spring Stuff are incorrect.

I painted my soon-former sailboat, a 28-footer, in 2002. Did the two-part Awlgrip, and it really turned out very nice.

The boat yard owners would even bring around other boatowners and show them just how good a job an amateur can do IF you take the time to do the prep work correctly. It turned out to be a one-foot paint job...let me give myself a pat on the back!

The reason I asked the question, though, is because I greatly underestimated the length of time the project would take, and consequently, didn''t get my boat back in the water until late-June...and that''s what I would like to avoid by starting on the project over the winter on nice days.

And because the my "new" boat is a 38-footer, I know it will take even more time.

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