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Old 06-15-2012
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Re: Hull & Deck Painting

Originally Posted by asdf38 View Post
I'll be curious to hear what that will run you. Do you remove all the hardware before they do that? What about the teak?. I'll eventually be facing the prospect of dealing with my 1 part deck paint as well. It's holding ok in most areas but the deck hardware wasn't removed when the PO painted it so it's peeling back especially in those areas. One of the biggest problems is that its pure white. I wouldn't chose that myself, it shows everything. Off white would be preferable.
My deck hardware and teak got removed yesterday.

You could be in luck because you may be able to strip your 1 part paint with chemical stripper. Most auto parts stores can get you paint stripper for use with fiberglass that will remove a 1 part paint without eating the gel coat.

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