Removes up to 25 layers in a single application Removes 10 layers of paint in 24 hours Fills detailed or intricate areas where paint can be difficult to remove Odor-free, biodegradable alternative to toxic chemical paint strippers Does not contain methylene chloride, caustics, or other hazardous material No acid wash neutralization is necessary after application Easy cleanup with water to remove residue Specifications Application methods: As with the Franmar advice, Dubin suggested we increase the dwell time and cover the product with plastic. Circa Furniture Stripper. We began to strip the remainder of the hull after about four hours because large sections of stripper were beginning to literally fall off the bottom of the boat. It holds a spot as a Recommended paint remover. Unbiased, detailed reports on dinghies, daysailers, racer-cruisers, cruising sailboats, and multihulls.
We removed bottom paint from a year-old, foot Seacraft powerboat.
TotalStrip Paint Remover
TotalStrip is safe for use on most surfaces, including wood, stone, and metal. Again, total dwell time was about six hours. Franmar supplied us with several gallons of Marine Soy Strip and a final cleanup solution. And so it was that testers decided on a test between the favorite Franmar and the eco-friendly West Marine newbie. He suggested that we reapply, allow a longer dwell time, and cover the stripper with a layer of plastic. On Day 2, we skipped the test patches and transom application, but otherwise the strippers were each applied in the same manner as Day 1. Scraping left the section about 90 percent clean.