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Old 11-21-2012, 12:35 PM
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Originally Posted by RoxyStang View Post
First post! I have been a lake addict my whole life, just finished college, got a job, and a lake loving wife... So my first big boy purchase was my first boat, why not a Mastercraft! Bought a 1991 Maristar 210, I know it's not MCs finest boat, but its a start! Problem is 22 years have taken its toll on the finish. My plan as of now is wet sand 1000, 1500, 2000, followed by compound, polish and wax. Good idea, bad idea? Any input will be appreciated!
Welcome. Your at the right place!

I found by searching "gelcoat restore" which has good information so no need to restate. Lots of information to be found on this subject just by searching. Basically, wet sanding can be used to get rid of light scratches (deep ones require repairing gelcoat - whole other subject), compound to get rid of oxidation, polish/wax to really make it shine.
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