Sunday, 22 February 2009

Blacking

The weekend weather was just fantastic...but we didn't get to TRB which is a crying shame... It is Mrs EB's 40th birthday in a couple of weeks and went into Birmingham to buy her a nice present. I am hoping to get to TRB in the week to arrange for her to come out of the water for a much needed blacking, I need to price it all up first, but as money is very tight I will be doing the blacking myself...I have helped Jon and John on a blacking so I know the score...its smelly, very dirty and I will end up wearing blacking...

If anyone has some good tips on blacking please post them, thanks

EB.

1 comment:

  1. We have done the blacking twice now, so limited experience. I would recommend using a roller it is so much easier than a brush and seemed just as effective. You can see our last experience of doing our blacking at
    http://nblazydays.wordpress.com/boat-blackening/

    Alan

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