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Re: Strip: Milky finish
In Response To: Strip: Milky finish ()

Maybe this thread: http://www.kayakforum.com/cgi-bin/Building/index.cgi/page/1/md/read/id/231064/sbj/strip-stain/

It might help to post a picture. Swirl marks incompletely sanded can show with staining, but not sure what you mean by blotchy. Were there any contaminants on the surface of the hull (glue, for example).

In any event, the hull won't show much when you're on the water, and in a worst case scenario, you can always paint it (friends have done this when dissatisfied with the appearance of the stained color after applying epoxy and varnish).