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Re: Strip: Varnish - Gloss or Satin?

then then auto wax and power buffer.

This can be dangerous.

I had a customer who waxed their kayak and while placing it on roof racks up on top an SUV, on an inclined concrete driveway, the kayak slid right off with such speed it broke off the lower baidarka bow.

I'd also not want to test how hard it might be to grab a waxed kayak if you were trying to self rescue.

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