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post #2 of Old 11-08-2009
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On our last purchase we did sea trial, began the survey in the water, hauled 2 or 3 hours later, pressure washed, inspected, re zinced and splashed all on the same day - 5-6 hours all told.

We did not paint, it was a 'half-lift' remaining in the slings. So doing at least all that in one day should be feasible... painting in coolish temps is always questionable.


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