These work well on high-speed powerboats and on racing yachts where a polishing antifouling could wear through, but it will be seen that their performance can be markedly reduced towards the end of a long season.
Author: Nigel Clegg
Publisher: A&C Black
Most boatowners will find themselves with paintbrush in hand at least once during a season but with the vast range of products now available, how do you know which to select for the job? This book answers all the DIY boatowner's questions, and provides practical advice on painting every type of material. It explains: correct surface preparation dealing with defects correct application methods estimating quantities drying times brushes, rollers, pads and sprays resins, epoxies, solvents and thinners colour matching. There is also a handy fault-finding section for when things go wrong. 'This is a brilliant book... I recommend it for beginner and old-timer alike' Cruising