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Old 08-11-2018, 05:29 PM
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I see a lot of it on line cheep without the 3M Backing... if you use that what do you stick it down with?
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Old 08-11-2018, 10:24 PM
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Contact cement! Saved money buying closeout sheets w/o backing. One piece of tan camo was flawed, replaced with dark grey diamond pattern-holding up fine.
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5200 fast cure if you want it to NEVER come off withhout having to use a jackhammer. Use 4200 if you want to remove it w/o a jack hammer
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Old 08-14-2018, 06:31 AM
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3M in a spray can
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Old 08-22-2018, 01:16 PM
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Re: hydro turf

I just finished installing my hydro turf last week and used 3M Super 77 Multipurpose Adhesive. Even though I purchased mine with the 3M backing, I used the spray around the seat base and edges of high traffic areas.

Just a piece of advice. Some of the cheaper Hydro Turf is B stock and the camo version of it is known to break down after some time. I don't recall the exact hours until it starts to break down as a result of direct sunlight. I decided to wait and get the non B stock with 3M backing. I figured for an extra $100 I'd play it safe. This may not be an issue if you cover your boat or store it indoors.
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