How To Paint Your Boat

Painting, Varnishing, Antifouling

Nigel Clegg
AUD $29.99
Availability: Print on demand
Most boat owners will find themselves with paintbrush in hand at least once during a season but with the vast range of products now available, how do you know which to select for the job? This book answers all the DIY boat owner's questions, and provides practical advice on painting every type of material.

It explains correct surface preparation, dealing with defects, correct application methods, estimating quantities, drying times, brushes, rollers, pads and sprays, resins, epoxies, solvents and thinners, colour matching. There is also a handy fault-finding section for when things go wrong.

'This is a brilliant book . . . I recommend it for beginner and old-timer alike' Cruising

Author bio:

Nigel Clegg has worked in the paint industry for over 20 years. He has written numerous technical and training manuals and is now a freelance writer, writing regularly for the yachting press.

Category: Boating
ISBN: 9780713675719
Edition No: 1
Publisher: Bloomsbury
Imprint: Adlard Coles Nautica
Pub Date: April 2006
Page Extent: 144
Format: Book
Subject: Boating