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12-12-2017, 09:07 PM
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It's very slight. No one will know if you don't...

It's very slight. No one will know if you don't tell them :)
12-12-2017, 07:31 AM
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Posted By Docked Wage

Old white gelcoat is very porous. If I had to do...

Old white gelcoat is very porous. If I had to do it again I'd use the white compound since I see a slight pink discoloration on the finished gel. It's very slight and only noticeable when you are...
11-22-2017, 06:00 PM
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Posted By Docked Wage

It was bad enough that when you ran your hand...

It was bad enough that when you ran your hand over it the chalk got on your fingers.

I had actually planned to wrap the boat but figured I'd try this as a last ditch effort. No need to wrap...
11-22-2017, 05:54 PM
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Posted By Docked Wage

Note that the guys are wearing polarized glasses...

Note that the guys are wearing polarized glasses while buffing even though it's cloudy.

The glasses show the oxidation much better than the naked eye. Wearing the glasses has made the job of...
11-22-2017, 05:50 PM
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Posted By Docked Wage

So far 3 passes (20 man hours of buffing) has...

So far 3 passes (20 man hours of buffing) has gotten the hull sides of this 30 year old 40 foot boat done. The results are impressive. This photo was taken from 35 feet away but note the detail of...
11-16-2017, 07:53 AM
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Posted By Docked Wage

My guess is yes. I've made two passes on the...

My guess is yes. I've made two passes on the hull sides of the 40 footer pictured earlier in this post and we've used less than 2 lbs so far.

Do yourself a favor and get the pad cleaner too. My...
10-30-2017, 10:22 PM
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Posted By Docked Wage

Well crap. I should have waited six days on a...

Well crap. I should have waited six days on a $300 order. That's what I get for not waiting until the last minute.
10-22-2017, 06:58 PM
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Posted By Docked Wage

Capt. Sam, The boat gets hauled out next week so...

Capt. Sam, The boat gets hauled out next week so I just ordered everything. I didn't see a spot for tracking where your customers are coming from so I'll you a PM with the order number.

Thanks,...
10-12-2017, 06:11 AM
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Posted By Docked Wage

My schedule for work got crazy so I figured this...

My schedule for work got crazy so I figured this might be a good option. That and I have some of their reward certificates that I need to cash in.

While they can get most everything, they could...
09-24-2017, 06:36 AM
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Posted By Docked Wage

Will do on the pad cleaner. Thanks for the...

Will do on the pad cleaner. Thanks for the advise. I'll call my order in on Wednesday and pick it up Thursday.

Thanks, Ken
09-22-2017, 02:15 PM
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Posted By Docked Wage

Capt. Sam, To get the hull sides done on my...

Capt. Sam,

To get the hull sides done on my boat do you think this list is correct?

4Lb Jar Buff Magic
16 Oz Pro-Polish
(2) 7" Rotary Compounding Pads
7" Rotary Polish Pad
7" Brite Bonnet...
09-20-2017, 06:34 AM
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Posted By Docked Wage

Sorry that I was unclear. I'm just wanting to...

Sorry that I was unclear. I'm just wanting to pick up the materials (Pads, Compounds...) you suggested.
09-19-2017, 05:58 AM
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Posted By Docked Wage

Capt. Sam, I'm driving down to Jupiter next...

Capt. Sam,

I'm driving down to Jupiter next week. Do you take walk-in customers with an appointment?

I'll bring my credit card. :)

Ken
09-18-2017, 06:23 PM
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Posted By Docked Wage

Capt. Sam, I was scammed by my marina and...

Capt. Sam,

I was scammed by my marina and one of their "approved" vendors on the compounding of the hull sides of my 1988 Sea Ray 390.

He mixed Nu Finish in with a well known buffing...
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