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A very helpful and informative document, offering tips and insight for BOATFIX.CA customers and everyone else who just needs to know how to care and maintain their fiberglass, Kevlar, and wood canoes. This document will be updated periodically.


Topics covered include:

  1. Gunwale care

  2. Seats and hangers

  3. Decks, deck plates and end caps

  4. Cleaning your canoe

  5. Maintaining, oiling and varnishing your canoe woodwork

  6. Understanding your canoe’s newly applied paint finishes

  7. Ultraviolet Light (UV) and your canoe

  8. Transporting your canoe

  9. Storing your canoe

  10. And much, much more!


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