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Clear UV protection for boats

Clear UV protection for boats

Clear UV protection for boats

I'm looking for either a poly (one or two part) or alkyd coating for application on wooden boats (teak,bamboo,oak, & koa)some with a fiberglass coating. It has to have very strong UV protection and must remain clear long after application. Any help would be appreciated.

RE: Clear UV protection for boats

Most homemade wooden boats and canoes would be coated with clear expoxy resins such at that obtainable from a source like WEST Systems.  These types of epoxy resins are specifically designed to be very transparent.  Since the resins are not UV protected, they are top coated with a good quality marine grade spar varnish.  Try looking through WOODEN BOAT magazine for sources.

RE: Clear UV protection for boats

Wicsteve, thanks for the info and I'll see if there's a website that I can check out.

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