Re: Bottom paint
- --- In bolger@y..., "ntsrfer" <ktsrfer@m...> wrote:
>easy on the sea life, easy on the pocket book.Excuse me for maybe thinking out of the box, how about 'at anchor'
taking a large blue poly tarp, tying stones on two corners with very
long strings. Drop the tarp and pull it from bow to stern, up tight
to the hull expelling out most of the water. Then pour $10 worth of
swimming pool chlorine into the water trapped in the space between
the tarp and the hull.
$10 buys 4 gallons of pool grade chlorine which is 4x the strength
of 'Chlorox'. You may not even need more than a gallon to be
Many times I have used chlorine to clean some really gunky rocks from
an aquarium which I keep, it works great, essentially melting
stubborn the algae in about one hour. 1 cup in a 5 gallon bucket.
While chlorine is toxic in the short term, it disapates quickly when
exposed to sunlight. Most people drink diluted chlorine in their tap