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Re: Black or off coloured Yachts? Opinions......,

Originally Posted by Faster View Post
Originally Posted by SloopJonB View Post
Anybody know specifically what that paint/colour is on the spars? Sure gives a reasonable facsimile of varnished spruce.
.. and it's almost certainly CF!
Yeah, it's a tough call as to which is more pretentious...

A 'Faux-Bois' finish on carbon fiber, or a carbon fiber tape applied over ordinary wood or aluminum...

Oh, well - at least they resisted the temptation to go with 'Island Packet Beige'... (grin)

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