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  1. #1
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    Sep 2010
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    Default cracked gellcoat

    I like others have more mechanical exp. than body, my gelcoat bottom is old(1980) and is full of those little stress cracks ,as I call them, I can see them , but can bairly feel them. like little spider cracks I've heard them called. should I just clean and wax ,or paint? boat is 100% trailered, don't want to do that yearly bottom paint . is there a one time paint?? don't know what all that ablative non-ablative , two part... that's all greek to me. any advice would be greatly appreciated.

  2. #2
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    Apr 2006
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    Default Re: cracked gellcoat

    To answer that questions some pics are needed.
    In general, whatever the boat is made of, repair it with the same materials.

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