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Re: Coppercoat Application, Screw Up or Did I Do Okay

Originally Posted by RegisteredUser View Post
I think there is a rush to market with many products these days.
Strike now attitude, etc.
Customers becoming involved in the r&d processes

The variables in cruising locations/conditions is great
One might suk at area A but be golden at area B
Along the path...we all complain
"First marketed under the brand name Copperbot by C-Defence International Ltd, this revolutionary coating has been soley manufactured and distributed by Aquarius Marine Coatings Ltd since January 1998, under the name COPPERCOAT." Hardly a 'rush to market' in the case of Coppercoat. It's been around long enough that if it worked well, we wouldn't have threads like this.

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