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post #1 of 3 Old 07-03-2017, 04:03 PM Thread Starter
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What paint should I use?

Just wondering what paint I should be using on the exterior of a plywood boat I am planning to build.
Any help would be great, thanks in advance.
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post #2 of 3 Old 07-03-2017, 04:47 PM
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There is paint made especially for boats. The best you could use is a marine epoxy. https://www.westmarine.com/boat-paint-solvents
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Epoxy is a great coating, but breaks down in the sun if it's not protected. Here's an article from West Systems epoxy about what to coat epoxy with for sun protection.

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