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Old 03-12-2014, 09:15 AM   #10
Larry M
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City: JAX, FL
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Originally Posted by psneeld View Post
To be fair...that level of rust is pretty commonplace on MANY stainless accessories and rails on new boats...stinks but I can see where the manufacturer is trying to basically say what I am....

I hope that not all stainless out there does this...but many of the parts including my recently installed swim step ladder looked like that in months after install. It doesn't get worse...but does look like your pics.
These are from our Achilles RIB. About 2 x year I get the toothbrush out, some oxalic acid and then some polish. I guess I better get at it.
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