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post #9 of Old 04-25-2012
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Re: Is this a Good Sander for Bottom stripping

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Originally Posted by follysurf View Post
I plan on taking it down to the gelcoat and putting on new barrier coat.

Is the drywall sander effective on sanding through the existing barrier coat or just the existing ablative paint? I have called around and it is not too expensive to rent one.

I also read in another forum that someone used the drywall screen on a wooden handle and rinsed it in water frequently. Is that comprable to the vacum sander?

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1. Pay someone else to do it, it's a crappy job.

2. Why a new barrier coat ? whats wrong with the old one ?

3. How big a boat ?

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