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#11632326 - 05/28/16 02:59 PM Keel Guard Separating From Epoxy Help
Texagg03 Offline

Registered: 10/18/12
Posts: 20

Just put a new keel guard on about a month ago and it is already starting to separate from the epoxy(not from the boat). Has anyone else had this problem and can recommend what to do?

#11632366 - 05/28/16 03:34 PM Re: Keel Guard Separating From Epoxy Help [Re: Texagg03]
davisxx Online   content

Registered: 03/28/10
Posts: 37
I had the same problem, replaced it twice. Finally just took it off and came to the realization that my hull would not touch concrete or rocks, per say. As I was going thru this issue I never really got a reason as to why it was happening, however, I did not have to pay for the couple of replacements.

#11632389 - 05/28/16 03:46 PM Re: Keel Guard Separating From Epoxy Help [Re: Texagg03]
James P. Online   sick
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Registered: 03/14/08
Posts: 1230
Loc: dallas tx
3M 5200

#11632418 - 05/28/16 04:18 PM Re: Keel Guard Separating From Epoxy Help [Re: James P.]
grout-scout Offline
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Registered: 12/08/08
Posts: 6898
Loc: Boerne, Texas
Originally Posted By: James P.
3M 5200

Yep, I have completely re-glued mine on using that. Pain in the rear to use and don't dare get too much on; but it works and it won't come off. You'll have to cut boards to brace it/put pressure on it until it dries.

#11632507 - 05/28/16 05:14 PM Re: Keel Guard Separating From Epoxy Help [Re: Texagg03]
Mike_Soriano™ Offline
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Registered: 06/08/08
Posts: 5434
I had about 3" coming off near the back of it..I just got a boxcutter and cut the flap off. It's far enough under the boat that I don't see concrete touching that particular area.


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