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Re: Painting your (my) boat

Posted by Kieran Hunt 
Re: Painting your (my) boat
19 December, 2007 11:16
Hi John

You might get some ideas from this:
[www.geocities.com]

Is yr boat wood, fibreglass or metal?

I got Toplac marine fibreglass paint from a local supplier here in Ballina
for half the price of other sources last year. I think it was old stock,
but it was GOOD old stock!!

If you let me know what and how much you want (and colour) I will see if
they have it.

Rgds
Kieran


On 18/12/2007, John Kinsella wrote:
>
> Hi.
> I plan (if finances and other constraints allow) to paint topsides
> (between waterline and deck level) with (single-part) polyurethane paint
> in the Spring.
>
> I'm aware that any product designed exclusively for marine use is
> expensive.
>
> Does anyone have any tips on where to source paint as above?
>
> When I painted my previous boat 5 years ago we got paint from a local
> supplier for lotsa money. I hate to think what it might cost now.
>
> Are there any "non-marine" solutions that might be "good enough"?
>
> Thanks,
>
> John
>
> V 1447 Breakaway (a rather sickly yellow at present)
>
> --
> John A. Kinsella Ph: +353-61-202148 (Direct)
> +353-61-333644 x 2148 (Switch)
> Mathematics Dept. e-mail: John.Kinsella[AG]ul.ie
> University of Limerick FAX: +353-61-334927
> IRELAND Web: [jkcray.maths.ul.ie]
>
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