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Old 11 April 2016, 17:16   #1
Country: Canada
Town: vancouver Island Nanoose
Boat name: Blue2Summit
Make: Zodiac
Length: 10m +
Engine: 300HP G2 evinrude
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paint for Fibreglass

Hi all i need to paint the inside hull of my boat can anyone recommend a paint to use on fiberglass?


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Old 11 April 2016, 17:33   #2
Country: UK - Scotland
Town: north ayrshire
Boat name: charlie girl
Make: reiver 3.8/regal3760
Length: 10m +
Engine: 40hp 2st 2x6lp 315
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Flowcoat is the norm
Being the same resin as the boats built with it seems the natural choice for a topcoat
Very versatile as you can add grains for grip and very hard wearing
No need to strip it right back if you do any repairs later on which will be the case with most paints

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Old 11 April 2016, 17:43   #3
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Something like that
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Old 11 April 2016, 19:15   #4
Country: USA
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Not sure about Canada but in the USA flow coat doesn't seem very popular. More along the lines of various LPU type paints. At least that was my experience as a rookie in all this.

I used a sterling LPU paint, which is not repairable, but now they have paints from EMC that are repairable. Also it's the most expensive stuff on the planet.

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