13829Re: latex paints
- Aug 23, 2001--- In bolger@y..., cadbury@s... wrote:
> --- In bolger@y..., dbaldnz@y... wrote:You are not likely to have a problem with your latex bottom if you are
> > However, I would not use latex anywhere underwater, at this point
> > anyway.
> My AF4 is painted with (2) coats of latex primer and (2) coats
> of acrylic latex topcoat over bare plywood (not epoxy soaked).
> So far there has been no problems with the paint below the waterline
> (or above.) The boat has sat in the water for about 48 hours each
> over (3) weekends this year, with several shorter periods of
> a few hours each (day trips.) It will be in the water for about
> 48 hours again this weekend.
trailersailing even with the boat in the water for a few days but if
you leave your boat on a mooring for a season you are very likely
going to have blistering or worse.
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