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Old 05-30-2012, 06:53 AM   #21
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Thanks Delfin, I'll look into that.
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Old 05-30-2012, 07:31 AM   #22
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Non-slip Safety Coating for Your Boat or Ship

This is used on commercial work boats and some that carry pax for hire .

Much cheaper than Treadmaster , and easier to apply.

Will not last for decades , but at the price....

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Old 05-30-2012, 05:43 PM   #23
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That gray paint my be fine up north or out in the SF Bay, but on my swin step, it requires shoes, sandels or rug to cover it during the summer in the CA Delta. Unless your feet are in mid season form, you'll never make it accross my swim step and up the stairs when it is above 90. And it is above 90 alot out this way in the summer.
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Old 05-30-2012, 06:11 PM   #24
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I used a light tan. My swim step is naked teak, so to speak.
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Old 05-30-2012, 07:51 PM   #25
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Nothing but white decks for me. I've had teak, grey and beigh decks over the years. I prefer no shoes.
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Old 06-06-2012, 11:40 PM   #26
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I have light grey decks that need attention. They are just too hot for bare feet in the summer sun, so I'm looking for a cool-feeling, good looking alternative.

I love the look of teak decks, but don't want the expense or maintenance. Does anyone have experience with or knowledge of Plasteak Coolteak?

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Old 06-07-2012, 12:58 AM   #27
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That gray paint my be fine up north or out in the SF Bay, but on my swin step, it requires shoes, sandels or rug to cover it during the summer in the CA Delta. Unless your feet are in mid season form, you'll never make it accross my swim step and up the stairs when it is above 90. And it is above 90 alot out this way in the summer.
You're spot on. Gray decks (which have the temperture of cement) can be hot, but bare feet are a no-no on the Coot.

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Old 06-07-2012, 09:08 AM   #28
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We did our non-skid with Kiwigrip. Good stuff and easy to apply, would use it again.

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Old 06-16-2012, 07:00 PM   #29
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All of our non-skid is done with white Dura-Bak, that is overcoated with a good coat of "Signature Finish's color Just White". The Dura-Bak is overcoated to tone down the aggressive non-skid, and the white is used to keep the decks cool. Our entire topsides are done in the "Just White" other than the green stripes. Its just too hot in FL to do otherwise....
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Old 06-16-2012, 07:17 PM   #30
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I have light grey decks that need attention. They are just too hot for bare feet in the summer sun, so I'm looking for a cool-feeling, good looking alternative.

I love the look of teak decks, but don't want the expense or maintenance. Does anyone have experience with or knowledge of Plasteak Coolteak?

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FlyWright, that looks very much like a product I am familiar with called Flexiteek, and I have it on good authority from someone who moors near me that in warm weather it gets VERY HOT....sorry...
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