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will posted 05-24-2001 03:54 PM ET (US)   Profile for will  
need to wax my boat this weekend. what is the best cleaner/wax for gelcoat?
triblet posted 05-24-2001 04:36 PM ET (US)     Profile for triblet  Send Email to triblet     
This is going to be a religious argument.

There are a lot of good waxes. Whaler
recommends McGuires HiTek Yellow #something.
I tried it and didn't like it. I use the
same NuFinish I use on my cars. Once a year
whether it needs it or not. The boat goes in
saltwater most every weekend.


george nagy posted 05-24-2001 06:43 PM ET (US)     Profile for george nagy  Send Email to george nagy     
Look at the post catagory "make that WHALER LOOK NEW" I used that method and it really works!
OutrageMan posted 05-24-2001 10:27 PM ET (US)     Profile for OutrageMan  Send Email to OutrageMan     
There is a relatively new product (to me possibly) called Dolphinite. I have seen the results and I can say that I am guit impressed.
NWflyfisher posted 05-24-2001 11:59 PM ET (US)     Profile for NWflyfisher    
I don't know squat, but I can tell you this: George Nagy is right on with his advice to refer back to LHG's post "Making Your Whaler Look Like New." Two months ago I bought a '78 Montauk. I followed those directions from LHG and this simply does NOT look like the same boat I brought home that day. Follow's amazing.
Whalerdan posted 05-25-2001 08:52 AM ET (US)     Profile for Whalerdan  Send Email to Whalerdan     
After considerable time and frustration I still have not found a post called "Making Your Whaler Look Like New" from lhg under any of the Hop To links for the past year.
kingfish posted 05-25-2001 09:44 AM ET (US)     Profile for kingfish  Send Email to kingfish     

JimH has posted a link to "Making Your Whaler Look Like New" on the main, first page of this forum right above the title block-


Whalerdan posted 05-25-2001 11:50 AM ET (US)     Profile for Whalerdan  Send Email to Whalerdan     
will posted 05-25-2001 02:10 PM ET (US)     Profile for will    
i can't find the link either, where is it?
triblet posted 05-25-2001 04:18 PM ET (US)     Profile for triblet  Send Email to triblet     
It's there.


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