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post #12 of Old 09-14-2012
JonEisberg
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Re: Dinghy protective cover

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Originally Posted by wouldrathersail View Post
I'm curious, I've heard from a few folks (a dealer included) that utilizing 'chaps' would do more damage due to abrasion, than good to protect from UV damage.
I would disagree with that, especially if you're spending much time in the tropics... I can assure you, my 8 year old Avon is in far better condition than it would be, had I not been using chaps, especially when down south...

But, that's one reason I recommend Stamoid, it's a very slippery material, hard to picture it creating much in the way of chafe...
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