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Old 07-23-2009
Sailormann Sailormann is offline
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You can easily use vinyl there as well. Many boats do so. There is a vinyl that comes with a clear upper layer that you peel off leaving a very thin permanent stripe - it's about the same depth as paint and much easier to get a perfect finish.

Be careful when you are applying the tape. You need to stretch it a little bit to conform to the curves of the hull, but do not stretch it too much or it will bag.
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