Bottom paint

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Bottom paint

Post by warrenthames » Thu Aug 23, 2018 6:37 pm

How much bottom paint will I need to put 2 coats on my pdq 36 (ablative). Thank you all.

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Re: Bottom paint

Post by windrush » Fri Aug 24, 2018 7:01 am

When we do 2 coats, the first coat uses just over 1 gal, and if we're really stingy we can get a second coat with the remainder of the second gal. Our hulls are pretty smooth, without much build-up, so that helps too. Good luck and all the best.....
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Re: Bottom paint

Post by warrenthames » Fri Aug 24, 2018 1:22 pm

Thanks Bruce. I will plan on 2 gal.

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Re: Bottom paint

Post by thinwater » Sat Aug 25, 2018 10:27 am

It was always a little less than 2-gallons for my 32, so that sounds right.
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