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Forum: Gear & Maintenance   06-28-2015
Replies: 21
Views: 2,268
Posted By mow2000
Re: POR15 keel paint failure

Wow, seriously? Well, you've already demonstrated your complete ignorance in what POR15 is or how it's applied. You seem to think that "metal ready" is primer and it's not. You don't know why...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   06-27-2015
Replies: 21
Views: 2,268
Posted By mow2000
Re: POR15 keel paint failure

I ground it to bare metal a few weeks back and applied six coats of interprotect 2000.

My final word on this: steer clear of POR15.

Asta la vista. I have no more to say on this subject.
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   06-27-2015
Replies: 21
Views: 2,268
Posted By mow2000
Re: POR15 keel paint failure

I followed the instructions to the letter. They are the supposed experts.
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   06-27-2015
Replies: 21
Views: 2,268
Posted By mow2000
Re: POR15 keel paint failure

This is what was used : POR-15 Prep & Ready, POR-15 and POR-15 self-etching primer. You'll have to ask the chemists at POR15 for the rationale. I assume the primer was to provide adhesion for the...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   06-27-2015
Replies: 21
Views: 2,268
Posted By mow2000
Re: POR15 keel paint failure

Metal ready is NOT primer. I applied metal ready first per instructions. As stated I followed POR15 instructions to the letter. As stated it appears that the instructions for doing a keel are no...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   06-27-2015
Replies: 21
Views: 2,268
Posted By mow2000
Re: POR15 keel paint failure

No. Por15 first. That's the intent of the product.
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   06-27-2015
Replies: 21
Views: 2,268
Posted By mow2000
Re: POR15 keel paint failure

POR15 goes on first then primer. The primer was a POR15 company product and applied per the POR15 instructions. The POR15 didn't adhere to the iron keel for some reason. Since posting this I have...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   06-04-2015
Replies: 21
Views: 2,268
Posted By mow2000
POR15 keel paint failure

I wanted to describe my experience with POR15 to potentially keep others from making the same mistake. For those not familiar with POR15 it is marketed as a rust-preventative paint that you can...
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