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Old 20 January 2013, 10:01   #1
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Ultimate waterproofing!

Did anyone catch the News Article about a New Nano Tech Water-proofing system?
Apparently they Completely waterproofed an i-phone(too late for mex2!!) and EVEN a Paper Tissue!!! apparently it makes a thin waterproof layer on ANYTHING a 1000th the width of a human hair!....Son saw it but cant recall which Channell!!
Apart from a Zillion applications.....Imagine if you coated it to the underside of your Hull!!
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Old 20 January 2013, 10:18   #2
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Cannot speak for anyone else on here, but the underside of my hull is already waterproof, its that magic stuff err ... gelcoat
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bbc - click it was ...should be on iPlayer
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Old 20 January 2013, 10:32   #4
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Yeah I saw really early the other morning ,

Well I saw the bit where he puts the I phone into a spray booth that could be set up in a shopping centre for a fee that looks like a microwave for 20 mins or so then it comes out its fully waterproof or enough for if its dropped into a bath or toilet .
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What this?

Liquipel | Make Your Cell Phone Watersafe, No Case Required!
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yes - that's the stuff
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i saw it about a month or so ago on one of richard hammonds programmes, cant remember which, but he ended up chucking his phone in a toilet, and rang it. It worked!
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How does it make electrical contact to charge up etc???
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Cannot speak for anyone else on here, but the underside of my hull is already waterproof, its that magic stuff err ... gelcoat
Aww Get on with you
Apparenty it Repels ALL moisture at a Molecular Level and If it can repel water from a Paper tissue!!!??...Hmmm Less Friction? More Speeeed!! Lesss Fuel???..
I will see if I can find a link...or get my son too! I need to see this!
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I watched this program and one of the things said was that the product is not suitable for items for swimming as the coating would soon get displaced. It is really only useful
for items that shouldn't get wet but would protect them if they did.
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