Mother's - SailNet Community

   Search Sailnet:

 forums  store  

Quick Menu
Boat Reviews  
Search SailNet 
Boat Search (new)

Shop the
SailNet Store
Anchor Locker
Boatbuilding & Repair
Hatches and Portlights
Interior And Galley
Marine Electronics
Other Items
Plumbing and Pumps
Sailing Hardware
Trailer & Watersports
Clearance Items

Advertise Here

Go Back   SailNet Community > On Board > Gear & Maintenance
 Not a Member? 
Old 05-22-2011
mstern's Avatar
Senior Member
Join Date: May 2002
Posts: 740
Thanks: 17
Thanked 8 Times in 7 Posts
Rep Power: 13
mstern is on a distinguished road

Just tried Mother's Marine Cleaning Wax. The weather here has been awful - rain just about every day the past 10 days - and combined with my work travel, I have had almost no time to get the boat ready to splash. So this year, I decided I would rather have the boat in by this weekend than both compound and wax. I had tried the West Marine One Step Polish and Wax in previous seasons when I was also pressed for time, but I didn't want to drive all the way out to that store. I was stopping at a discount hardware store on my way to the boat this morning to pick up painting supplies anyway, and they had the Mother's Marine Cleaning Wax. A bottle was only 9.99, so I figured what the heck. I must say that I am very pleased with the way it looks now. I assume the wax finish won't last as long as the Maguires I put on the past two years, but we all must make sacrifices.

Anyone have any experience with this or other Mother's products?
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message Share with Facebook
Old 05-22-2011
Senior Member
Join Date: Oct 2007
Location: Beacon Falls CT USA
Posts: 310
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Rep Power: 8
Pub911 is on a distinguished road
I have used their aluminum polish on the polished rims of my '78 911SC, but I've not used the stuff you're talking about. I did attempt use of the metal polish on my compass to clear a haze that has formed ever since it was sneakily replaced when I had the Richie unit serviced by a local company. I took a risk and it worked out great.

Mother's has my backing.
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message Share with Facebook

Quick Reply

By choosing to post the reply above you agree to the rules you agreed to when joining Sailnet.
Click Here to view those rules.

Register Now

In order to be able to post messages on the SailNet Community forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.
Please note: After entering 3 characters a list of Usernames already in use will appear and the list will disappear once a valid Username is entered.
User Name:
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.
Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.
Email Address:


Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.

Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may post attachments
You may edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is On

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Fwd: Great Mother's Day Sailing on the Chesapeake Bay mgiguere General Discussion (sailing related) 4 05-10-2010 09:04 PM
Happy Mother's Day to all the Sailnet Mom's CharlieCobra herSailNet 2 05-16-2008 08:25 PM

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 10:21 AM.

Add to My Yahoo!         
Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2015, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
SEO by vBSEO 3.6.1
(c) LLC 2000-2012

The store is owned and operated by a company independent of the forum. You are now leaving the SailNet forum. Click OK to continue or Cancel to return to the SailNet forum.