Features March 1, 1998 Issue

Antifouling Paints: Year Seven

Pettit ACP 50 still reigns as the best multi-year owner-applied bottom paint. Among professionally applied ‘permanent’ systems, Interlux’s Veridian and Hi-Tek Chemical’s Epco-Tek 2000 work very well, though they do require periodic light scrubbing.

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