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Old 07-08-2019, 07:55 AM
dlceagle dlceagle is offline
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Default pitting on t top support pipes

Anyone have any pitting on their piping that supports the fiberglass t tops?

I own a 23 2007 regulator and I'm the second owner. I have taken good care of it for the past 4 years of ownership. It came with the pitting. I have seen other regulators of around my year and seen the same thing.

I look at other brands of boats of the same vintage ( Grady White ) etc and their pipes are not pitted at all.

I'm wondering if it was the company that Regulator used at that time that didn't produce proper quality
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Old 07-08-2019, 07:57 AM
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I have it on my 02 26.I think this just happens to aluminum.
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Old 07-08-2019, 08:14 AM
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The pitting that is there will remain but you can prevent any further pitting by applying Sheila Shine. I have been using it since purchasing my Reg and pitting has not increased.
http://www.redregulator.com/forum/sh...a+shine&page=6
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Old 07-10-2019, 05:40 PM
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My 2011 has it and I tried Woody's Wax and Star Brite. It still happens. Will try the Sheila Shine. Thanks Bill
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Old 07-15-2019, 07:08 AM
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Scrubbing your aluminum with a green scouring pad after each trip can help a lot, keeps it from building up.
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