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boat shrink wrapping

Many marine dealers offer this service, usually charging by the foot of boat length. We work with boat builders and owners who get fed up with having to clean a dirty boat at the end of every layup period. Tufcoat shrink wrap can be applied to objects or structures of any size as the sheets can be welded together, this means there are no holes which can occur with tarpaulins or scaffold covering. The shrink wrap material is non-permeable, so it’s important that the boat is as dry as possible before it’s covered, and that vents are installed in the wrap so it can respire during storage. Shrink wrapping your boat adds an extra layer of protection to keep moisture and damaging winds away from your boat’s interior and exterior. Many marine dealers offer this service, frequently charging by the foot of boat length. Placing a sheet of plywood under each base and using safety chains to connect the stands will help to stabilize the support upon which your boat rests. Some boats have specific requirements to support the keel, and at least one producer warns against putting weight on the keel. Shrink wrapping is probably not a job you are going to tackle yourself. If you have a requirement that we cannot meet from our stocked product then we may be able to manufacture a custom product to your requirement. Shrink wrapping is probably not a job you are going to challenge yourself.