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Sealants & Adhesives
Maintenance
Plumbing & Gas
Rope
Deck Hardware
Timber

Owning a boat means a constant commitment to upkeep and maintenance. It is crucial to keep up with small boat care tasks, or else inevitable problems with quickly mount up and your boat will be falling to pieces before you know it. A small problem if left unsolved can cause other problems to arise, and it won’t be long before it gets out of hand. At Sport Phillip Marine we supply everything you need for all those essential marine care tasks. As well as tools, repair kits, cleaners and sealants, we stock boat parts and fittings as replacements and spares. You can’t underestimate the importance of keeping on top of boat maintenance, so it is important to be well prepared for all types of tasks and repairs.

F/glass cleaning

Acids, phosphoric, oxalic, hydrochloric

Waxes

Polyglow, polymers

Abrasive polishessilicones, teflons and other synthetics

Timber cleaning

bleaches, napisan, oxalic acid

Perspex Cleaning

Abrasive - brasso

Mild - Toothpaste

Vessel Cleaning: Alternatives to Toxic Products

Product

Alternative

BleachBorax
Detergent & SoapElbow grease
Scouring PowdersBaking soda, or rub area with one-half lemon dipped in borax, then rinse
General CleanerBaking soda and vinegar, or lemon juice combined with borax paste
Floor CleanerOne cup vinegar in 2 gallons of water
Window CleanerOne cup vinegar + 1 qt. warm water. Rinse and squeegee
Aluminum Cleaner2 Tbsp. cream of tartar + 1 qt. of hot water
Brass CleanerWorcestershire sauce, or paste made of equal amounts of salt, vinegar and water
Copper CleanerLemon juice and water, or paste of lemon juice, salt, and flour
Chrome Cleaner/PolishApple cider vinegar to clean; baby oil to polish
Stainless Steel CleanerBaking soda or mineral oil for polishing, vinegar to remove spots
Fiberglass Stain RemoverBaking soda paste
Mildew RemoverPaste with equal amounts of lemon juice and salt, or white vinegar and salt
Drain OpenerDissemble or use plumber’s snake, or flush with boiling water + one-quarter cup baking soda + one-quarter cup vinegar
Wood PolishOlive or almond oil (interior walls only)
Hand CleanerBaby oil or margarine
Head & ShowerBaking soda; brush thoroughly
Rug/Upholstery CleanerDry corn starch sprinkled on; vacuum
Sport Phillip Marine services the boating, yachting & fishing needs of the Mornington Peninsula from Frankston, Daveys Bay, Mt. Eliza, Mornington, Mt. Martha, Safety Beach, Martha Cove, Dromana, Rosebud, Rye, Blairgowrie, Sorrento and Portsea on Port Phillip Bay to Yaringa, Warneet, Somers, Hastings, and Flinders on Westernport Bay.

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