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gel coat repair

Hello

I scratched my gel coat trying to dock alone.
I am hoping i can fix the scratch myself it is not too deep and appears to be cosmetic how to i fix it and what do i need
I am not sure how to upload a picture via my smartphone



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Re: gel coat repair

Here is some info:
Repairing Gelcoat Cracks and Chips
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Re: gel coat repair

go to your local chandlery/west marine...
ask them for a gelcoat repair kit, just have to grind the area out a bit, clean it thoroughly with acetone, match the color, add hardener, mix thoroughly, apply it to the area needed, and fallow instructions on the package... easy peasy...
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Re: gel coat repair

I viewed this about 100 times before I started messing with gelcoat repairs. Once you match the color, it really is as easy as it looks.

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Re: gel coat repair

Thank You Everyone I will give this a shot

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