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Old 01-08-2014, 01:24 PM
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I also bought some of this last year, our lake is nasty you always come out with a scum line and no matter how much wax or polish it will not come off. This stuff is fast and easy

http://www.starbrite.com/item/boat-b...ategory_id=566
You can also use muriatic acid, used in swimming pools. You just need to wax afterwards and don't let it get on metal or paint. I have the same issue with a scum line. Our lake is actually very clean but I am at the end of the lake in a shallower section that can get pretty stirred up.
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Old 01-08-2014, 01:44 PM
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A lot of people use toilet bowl cleaner (which is basically muriatic acid) to clean the algae.
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Old 01-08-2014, 05:07 PM
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Been a painter and in the autobody business for 30+ years and I firmly believe in the wool the wool pads for the application of compound . Foam for glazing . Like someone else said here gel-coat is way tougher than paint and hard but not impossible to mess up . Don't be intimidated by a rotary buffer just practice in an out of the way spot first .
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Old 01-08-2014, 06:13 PM
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I have used Zing and other products for skum line, but this stuff is so much easier just give a little spray and wipe clean
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