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Black - but I may to change next time, as it's sometimes tough to see where it needs cleaning in our poor viz water. I was thinking red...but reds are the first color to be absorbed in seawater, so maybe that wouldn't help!
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First coat of ablative is red....second is blue...that way I know how fast it is wearing off
Good idea! Definitely doing the same thing next paint job.
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...but reds are the first color to be absorbed in seawater, so maybe that wouldn't help!
At the depths we're talking about, color absorption is not an issue.
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