ferro cement boat- epoxy as primer??? there are so many???

Discussion in 'Boatbuilding' started by awab, May 13, 2014.

  1. awab
    Joined: Jan 2013
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    awab Junior Member

    dear readers,
    I hear alway epoxy. I am only lost when it come to buy the right product. There are so many out there.

    can somebody share his opinion about how to treat the undership.
    I got it cleaned quite well with a hot water pressure cleaner. Everthing what s left is very strong. I was thinking to treat as a primer/ sealer the cement with CPES and then antifouling. For you thoughts I would be thankfull.
    can somebody share his opinion about how to treat the undership.
    pics from my project are here
    https://www.flickr.com/photos/awab/
    yhx
    peter
     
  2. gonzo
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    gonzo Senior Member

    There are some epoxys specially formulated to waterproof cement water tanks. I would check with paint companies.
     
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