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post #6 of Old 07-22-2012
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Re: Bow Eye?

Two comments regarding the above posts.

1. I agree that 5200 is not the best caulk to use for the bow eye. Use only for things that will never have to be taken off. I would use Lifecaulk.

2. Polyester resin is definitely cheaper than epoxy resin, but epoxy is a much better choice for repairs. Polyester does not adhere nearly as well as epoxy does and for small jobs the cost difference is small.
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