[MHml] Antifoul alternative
graeme at kizio.com
Sun Dec 5 00:51:38 EST 2004
+ Has anybody on the list any experience spraying cupro-nickel particles
+ wet epoxy to form a long lasting, eco friendly alternative to conventional
+ antifouling paints?
I saw an article on the Ecosea system in a UK yachting magazine a month
or two back. I don't have a copy, but the journalist had his boat fitted
with the Ecosea system, and seemed pretty happy. I think that it added 30kg
to the boat's weight, but wouldn't need to be replaced for at least five
Ecosea have a website at:
I'd be interested to know how it performs for racing boats, which (as
far as I'm aware) tend to use a hard, teflon-based antifoul.
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