Chemical applications are available to boat owners in a variety of specific products to fit their needs. You can expect to find the best brands and a wide selection of products to keep your boat and boat engine in the best of condition. General watertight adhesives and sealants; grease, lubes, additives and oils to keep your engine and drive parts running smooth; restoration and repair products for your fiberglass gelcoat; paints for almost any boating or outdoor application and the supplies you need for the job; shop supplies and sanitation chemicals are readily available for the boater’s every need.
Adhesives & Sealants
Sealants are available in silicone, polyurethane and combinations and are usually fast cure and high adhesion for watertight seals on a variety of materials. Many are in colors to match your application. Other sealant applications included are for gaskets, bearings, threaded fittings, tanks and piping leaks,
Adhesives are epoxy formulations for PVC, ABS, Polyurethane and vinyl adhesion as well as weatherstrip or gasket adhesive, recloseable adhesives to replace hook and loop fasteners and general trim adhesives.
Specific cleaners for the bottom of your boat’s surface and its particular material. There are cleaners for aluminum and fiberglass which are formulated to remove lime deposits, algae stains as well as ordinary grease and grime without damaging the surface material. Many are solvent free and environmentally friendly.
Drive Grease & Lube
Hi-Performance lubrication for gears and bearings specific to your application needs are available to keep your boat’s drive unit running flawlessly. Gear lube is offered in general applications as well as specific applications for various boat models.
Engine chemicals to keep your boat engine in top shape and improve performance include carb cleaners, fogging oils essential for winterization or storage, crankcase oil, and descaling motor flush.
Fiberglass & Repair
Fiberglass Gelcoat products and repair are in high demand by the D-I-Y boater. There are many kits available that will repair minor scratches, nicks and gouges on the gelcoat as well as pint and quart gelcoat finishing material along with special coloring agents to match your boat’s color. Other essential products for repair include fillers, fiberglass cloth, resin and hardner as well as tools required to do the job.
Fuel stabilizer and additives are top selling products. Fuel stabilizer keeps fuel ready to go for a quick start after your boat has been in storage by removing water and cleaning both carburetors and fuel injectors to additionally prolong the life of your engine. It’s available for both gas and diesel. Additives are available for gasoline to increase fuel economy, octane boost to increase horsepower and all-in-ones that do both.
Lubricants & Additives
Zipper lubricants for use on boat snaps and zippers, brakleen to remove contaminants from brake linings and pads, prop grease, and other lubricants and additives are available for the general care of your boat parts and accessories
Inboard, outboard and universal motor flushers are available to flush out your boat cooling system, some as simply as using a garden hose. This will rid the engine cooling system of contaminants and will allow for engine adjustments when idling. They are also available for dual engines.
Oil & Lubricants
Oil for your boat’s engine is available in a wide variety for two cycle or two stroke engines and standard motor oil weights. The selection includes economy, premium and high performance grades all made for your particular engine application.
There are a variety of paint applications offered including propeller spray paint, chromate and phosphate primers, anti-fouling bottom paint, engine spray paints, primers , varnishes, waterbased enamel, clear coat and polyurethane paints.
Camo paint is also available in individual cans and kits for use on duck blinds, tree stands and other camo uses.
Pick up your paint and at the same time get all the supplies you need for that boat D-I-Y project. The best in top grade bristle and foam brushes; rollers, paint trays and frames; and paint tape will make your project a breeze.
Sanding discs made of the best abrasives on the market are designed for the tough marine uses you need including on gelcoat, wood and paint and primer systems. They are available in a wide variety of grits and paper backing weights.
Your sanitation system requires the best in sanitation chemicals on the market. Convenient and easy to use products for cleaning, breaking down solids and deodorizing are available in both tablets and liquid. Most are biodegradable formulas and include lubricants to keep valves in top shape and are especially formulated for marine head use.
If you love to work on your boat you always want the best in shop supplies on hand, right? The wish list could be long and include – rust remover, oil absorber pads and hand cleaners will all keep your work area clean and ready to go.