MBY's definitive guide to all those essential tasks you need to know how to do but were too afraid to ask. This month: how to polish your boat
First impressions count, and there’s no better way to make a positive first impression than by giving your boat a really good polish.
Whether you’re prepping your boat for sale or you simply want your pride and joy to look her best for the springtime, our video covers the six key steps required for you to get a top shine
to your GRP…
A day typically, depending on the size of the boat
2/5 Hard work, but not especially difficult
Potentially messy, which can be a pain. Gloves and overalls are your workmates
Apart from the rotary polisher (which you can hire), about £100-worth of products for an average boat
£65 + VAT per metre
PPE (goggles, facemask, gloves, overalls), boatwash, sponge and bucket, stain remover, masking tape, rotary polisher, polishing mops, microfibre cloths, cutting compound, cleaning solution, polish and wax
Read our full How To guide in the April 2017 issue of MBY.
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