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post #3 of Old 04-24-2011
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Originally Posted by timangiel View Post
most people strip the lower unit down to the bear metal and apply some type of epoxy coating to protect the metal.
Mine is painted Red then white epoxy 4-5 mil thick so when the antifoul gets scraped it easy to tell if you have gone to far, in 25 years she looks new Im in the process of stripping back my bottom after the last owner left her for four years growing shellfish.
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