just wanted to thank pat for taking the time to answer and advise me on the proper products and instuctions on repairing my 2002 31 sonic that had a paint issue with the ppg "lemon ice" yellow paint that blistered below the water line!! you active thunder owners really do have a great leader that is dedicated , knowledgeable in the build and stands behind his boats 110% !!! he helped me out while the new sonic was giving me the run around!!! thanks again!!!