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by Practical Sailor on May 25, 2016
The results of a professionally applied polyurethane topside refinish are as dramatic as the invoice that accompanies the makeover. The shiny, wet look and the protection it affords can last for yearswhether its three years, five years, or nearly a decade depends upon how kindly the rejuvenated surface is treated. Two-part polyester urethane coatings such as Awlgrip II are tough, gloss-retaining coatings that will put up with some abrasion, but an aggressive buffing routine can shorten the life of the coating.