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Old 05-16-2013, 09:49 AM
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Best way to remove fender rash on rub rail

Have some fender and dock rash on my rub rail what's best way to remove ?
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Old 05-16-2013, 09:59 AM
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Depends on what you are trying to remove but I have had good luck with Goo Gone on mine.
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Old 05-19-2013, 05:42 PM
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Acetone is the most amazing stuff to use on your plastic housing. Acetone is safe to use on the fiberglass as well since the make up of fiberglass uses acetone in the manufacturing process.


If your trying to polish the bright work then I would use your favorite metal cleaner.
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Old 05-19-2013, 08:46 PM
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Mr. Clean Magic Eraser + soap & water.
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Old 05-19-2013, 09:02 PM
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Our white vinyl dock bumpers leave white marks on our black rub rail. When I use the buffer/wax the boat I just hit the rub rails at the same time...works great...mac
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Old 05-20-2013, 11:00 AM
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Bug and tar remover.
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Old 05-20-2013, 05:59 PM
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OOOO steel wool works well also. Follow up with a little protectant like 303
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Old 05-27-2013, 11:09 PM
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Mr Clean Magic Eraser and little dab of Soft Scrub. You can try a terry cloth towel n soft scrub first if it's not to deep
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Old 05-28-2013, 12:11 AM
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I installed a white rub rail on my Tristar, so everything shows on it. I use the Orange hand cleaner that comes in a tub. The stuff mechanics use to remove grease etc. There are a couple of different brands, but it has a pumis type grit in it that work awesome in removing grime, dock rash, etc. Just wipe it on with a towel, lightly scrub it off, and you're good to go. Plus, it smells "citrusy" fresh when your done....
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Old 05-28-2013, 12:20 AM
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Acetone is the most amazing stuff to use on your plastic housing. Acetone is safe to use on the fiberglass as well since the make up of fiberglass uses acetone in the manufacturing process.

This ++++++++
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