Boat Maintenance

For vertical surfaces, fairing compound should have the consistency of peanut butter. Apply sparingly to minimize sanding.

Epoxy Fairing Compounds, Part One

Interlux and System 3 stand out in pre-thickened kits comparison.

Breathing life into an older fiberglass boat always entails more work than was expected, but for a person with the time, skill, and do-it-yourself inclination, it is often worth the extra effort. The DIY approach makes even more sense when the boat’s structural quality and big-ticket components meet the grade, and the skipper and crew are ready to tackle the cosmetic makeover. These fairing compounds are perfect for structural and cosmetic fiberglass repairs.

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