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    Keil Craft 46 inch Raf Fire boat
    by Stephen T ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง ( Chief Petty Officer 1st Class)
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    ๐Ÿ“ A sea of paint
    23 days ago by ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง Stephen T ( Chief Petty Officer 1st Class)
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    Having now re done 2/3rds of the hull, I am slowly building up the paint on the Hull now on under coats 2 coats primer on and all rudder prop and water intakes fittings in My intention is to get the hull and sides painted, before I rotate and go on to the other side and all that envolves

    ๐Ÿ’ฌ Re: A sea of paint
    16 days ago by ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง mturpin013 ( Vice Admiral)
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    We could do with some pictures๐Ÿ˜Š
    ๐Ÿ“ Keil Craft 46 inch Raf Fire boat
    3 months ago by ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง Stephen T ( Chief Petty Officer 1st Class)
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    This a kit built in the 1960s its a all wood kit and about to start to prepare for hull refurbishments following some excellent blogs on this site it has inspired me to start on its restoration my first question is if i repaint the hull the top black is in good condition but just matt black what do i do varnish or repaint

    ๐Ÿ’ฌ Re: Keil Craft 46 inch Raf Fire boat
    22 days ago by ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง Stephen T ( Chief Petty Officer 1st Class)
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    Thanks Colin for the suggestion I had in mind to do it those colours how many coats of both and do I varnish on top as well
    ๐Ÿ’ฌ Re: Keil Craft 46 inch Raf Fire boat
    22 days ago by ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง mturpin013 ( Vice Admiral)
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    I would rub down with abrasive paper and respray with gloss black, the under side of the hull should be red oxide


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