Archives July 2012

5
Jul

Coppercoat® – Wooden Hull Pinky Ketch, Emsworth.

Forum contributor “Tolhurstorganic” YBW Forum. Wooden Pinky Ketch Moored in Emsworth, UK. Treated early 2011. “Naida, my hand built Pinky ketch was treated by myself with Coppercoat® during her build. She was launched 15 months ago and have just dried her on a grid at Emsworth a very quick clean off had her bottom looking like …

4
Jul

Coppercoat® Customer Feedback. Westerly Griffin, Town Quay Southampton

Mr L. Westerly Griffin, Town Quay, Southampton, Applied April 2010. “Best thing I ever did! Wonderful stuff!” (Mr L. called our office to check when he bought his Coppercoat®. Evidently his son couldn’t believe how clean it was and thought the boat had only been in the water one year since treating, not the actual two.)

4
Jul

Coppercoat® Customer Review – UK Waters, Southerly 115

Mr S. Southerly 115, UK Waters, Treated 2011. “I treated the boat myself but could not treat the lifting keel at the time. The keel is out for repair so I am going to treat it now. Coppercoat® is simply magnificent!”

2
Jul

Rachel and Paul Chandler, unfinished business.

I am sure you are all aware of Rachel and Paul Chandler’s harrowing ordeal in 2009. It is nice to see they are planning on finishing their trip. Having Coppercoated® their yacht during the refit, at least their anti-fouling is something they will not have to worry about, leaving them free to avoid those pirates! Good …

2
Jul

Coppercoat® Forum Feedback – The Mediterranean

Forum Contributor “Rivonia” YBW Forum: “Difficult to believe, BUT we have been in this marina TRNC for a year (due to unforseen circumstances) and our Coppercoat® which is three years old is working great. I snorkel down and with a big wallpaper scraper all the slime just comes off. Thank you Coppercoat®. Hot HOT here …

2
Jul

Coppercoat® Forum Feedback – Orkney

Forum Contributor “srm” YBW Forum: “Purchased my current boat in Jan 2009, ashore in Plymouth. 14 years old, had been ashore every winter and for the previous two years. June 2009 had old antifoul removed by soda blasting, then sanded off remains of original epoxy. Tented the hull with tarpaulins and applied three coats of …

2
Jul

Coppercoat® Forum Feedback – The Mediterranean

Forum Contributor “Marsupial” YBW Forum: “After nine years our Coppercoat® is working better now than it did eight years ago, it seems to be improving with age. BUT every year the bottom is scraped with a wall paper scraper (the boat remains afloat) and nothing much comes off except some slime and fine weed around …

2
Jul

Coppercoat® Forum Feedback

Forum contributor “OR4751” YBW Forum: “Boat came out today – lift/hold/drop to change the anodes and to grease the prop. COPPERCOAT® – After 2 years in the water. Some slime – nothing more. Well pleased – I should have had her done years ago.”