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Old 29 December 2014, 03:52   #1
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Best way to remove a bit of marine growth?

Any ideas? Anodes might need changing too
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Old 29 December 2014, 04:53   #2
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Reminds me of the Benetau 32 yacht a friend of ours had. He'd been assured by the previous owner that it had been antifouled just before he bought it.
Took 3 of us two days to clear off all the marine life that had attached itself.
The prop looked like a mophead - which explained why he was finding low speed manouvering difficult

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Old 29 December 2014, 05:44   #3
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