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How to paint an aluminum canoe

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256 pages

Popular Mechanics


Although an aluminum hull doesn't need paint for protection from corrosion, except when it is exposed continually to salt water, many boaters like the appearance of a brightly painted craft. For a new unpainted boat, clean the hull with ...

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Popular Mechanics inspires, instructs and influences readers to help them master the modern world. Whether it’s practical DIY home-improvement tips, gadgets and digital technology, information on the newest cars or the latest breakthroughs in science -- PM is the ultimate guide to our high-tech lifestyle.

176 pages

Boat maintenance, the essential guide to cleaning, painting, and cosmetics

Creator: William M. Burr, William Burr | 2000-04-28

You should never use a conventional, cuprous oxide-based bottom paint on aluminum as the cuprous oxide will ... Instead, use bottom paints specially formulated for aluminum. Standard procedure for bottom-coating aluminum is as follows.

Publisher: International Marine/Ragged Mountain Press

About this book
Boats require constant care. Any boater who doesn't know the difference between a silicone-modified alkyd enamel and a one-part urethane needs this book for its invaluable advice on:* How to save money with generic substitues* Product recommendations for every job* Keeping weekly, monthly, and seasonal maintenance schedules

158 pages

Popular Science


don't like the look of aluminum. Could I paint such a boat? Many aluminum boats are painted at the factory—not for protection, just for appearance. If you want to paint the aluminum, check with the boat maker for his recommendations.

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Popular Science gives our readers the information and tools to improve their technology and their world. The core belief that Popular Science and our readers share: The future is going to be better, and science and technology are the driving forces that will help make it better.

Aluminum Directory

How to Paint an Aluminum Boat | eHow
An aluminum boat can be repainted and ready for your next fishing trip.

How to Paint an Aluminum Jon Boat - BPS Blog
Jon Boats are flat bottom boats manufactured for easy maneuverability in shallow water. The most used material for construction is aluminum, making them lightweight ...

How to Paint an Aluminum Fishing Boat | eHow
As long as there are no gaping holes, an aluminum fishing boat can be renewed and protected with a good paint job. Once you paint an aluminum fishing boat, the craft ...

How to Paint an Aluminum Boat - Marine & Pool Paint Warehouse
How to Paint Aluminum Boat Hulls ALUMINUM BOAT HULL PREPARATION. Those of you with aluminum hulls should heed this caution: DO NOT put bottom paint containing copper ...

This video is for the diy'er with limited resources. Obviously this is not close to good conditions for painting, but for an old fishing boat in tough ...


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