Powerboat Reports Winner
- Blue Water anitfoulants dominated in 6 month paint tests conducted independently by Powerboat Reports in March, 2009.
- Blue Water bottom paints took the top spots for 6 month results make them the best value and highest rated antifouling paints.
- Copper Shield™ Hard was the ONLY product rated 'EXCELLENT.'
- Sands easily
- Good Protection for Moderate Fouling Conditions
Copper Shield HARD provides antifouling protection against barnacles, algae and hydroids in salt and fresh water on boat bottoms only. Its modified epoxy base renders a smooth finish with durability and abrasion resistance. Copper Shield HARD releases biocide by the exposure of new paint film to the water. Copper Shield HARD has universal application over all types of properly prepared bottom paints (except aluminum). For use on fast fiberglass boats, as well as wood and steel hulls.
The Perfect Antifouling Modified Epoxy Hard Bottom Paint for Full Season Protection!
Compares to Interlux Fiberglass Bottomkote, Pettit Unepoxy Plus, Seahawk Sharkskin, West Marine BottomShield
400 Sq Ft/ Gal Yields 2 MILS D.F.T
Time To Overcoat - 80ºF - 8 hours
Time to launch - 16 hours
2 coats, 3rd on waterline
To figure out the amount of paint required: Length x Beam x .85 x 2 (2 coats)= Total / 300 feet = Gallons Required
FULL SEASON PROTECTION - average boater (50 - 100 hours)