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Frequently Asked Questions
Our heavy duty, shock absorbing marine pads have a self-adhering backing. You just peel and stick on.
We will be happy to provide you with a quote for a custom sized helm station pad. Just send us the dimensions, email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Yes, we do custom logos, the cost is an additional $50, and you need to send us the logo in vector format. We can do custom text also, send us the wording (25 character limit) and the text style you want.
Absolutely, if you supply us a templates or CAD drawings for any item you want. If the product you want is simply rectangular shape,like a helm pad or coaming bolster, give us the dimension or a sketch of what you want.
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The product is made from a closed cell marine grade foam that is moisture resistant and doesn't absorb liquid. Aqua Marine Deck can be torn or ripped by pets if they continually scratch and dig it with their nails.
Aqua Marine Deck is hardy, closed cell proprietary marine foam products for boats and marine craft in the form of self adhering pads. These long-lasting, water-resistant pads can be made into various shapes to fit a multitude of marine boating applications such as swim platforms, helm station pads, coaming bolster pads and more. Because of the added traction and shock absorbing qualities of the pads, users can stand or lean longer without tiring. These pads also protect your boat from scratches and chips, while adding noise reducing abilities.
Any marine craft such as fishing boats, sail boats, ski boats or commercial marine craft will appreciate the good-looking, long-lasting pads made especially to fit for your boats platforms, helm stations, swim platforms or steps are a few of the multitude of applications for Aqua Marine Deck's Non-Skid Pads.
Aqua Marine Deck's pads come with a self-adhesive backing for easy installation.
That depends on whether the boat is stored indoors or on the water. Normally five to seven years is average.
You use a razor knife or box cutter. Make sure you have a new blade, and if you are making a lot of cuts, you may need to change the blades a few times.
40" x 80" is the largest sheet material we offer.
Aqua Marine Decks can be applied right on top of most molded-in non-skids and aggregate type non-skid paints if you clean the surface of the existing product thoroughly beforehand.
Aqua Marine Decs is best cleaned with hot, soapy water and a firm brush. You can also Aqua Marine Deck's EVA Cleaner. Stay away from Hull Cleaner.
No, it can't, because the gap will show. The better thing to do is leave a 1/2" gap between panels.
Yes you can restick any pad if the edges are starting to come lose. Call our office for alternative or glue to use. If the sheet has completely come off, you will need to thoroughly clean the area and apply a new sheet.
Loosen a corner with a putty knife and grab the edge and pull up. If it seems to be splitting, use your putty knife to loosen the area, or get a partner to help pull. Remove any remaining backing by drenching in mineral spirits for ten minutes, and finish scraping with the plastic putty knife. You can remove residue with either acetone or mineral spirits.
Clean surface and make sure dent free and wipe down with acetone.
Grey over Black
Clean a stain or spill promptly, especially for rust, mustard, bird droppings and fuel stablizers.
Problems with Light Amplification
Aqua Marine Deck pads are extremely hardy and long lasting, but they will look vibrant and fade free longer if they are not exposed directly to outdoor elements when not in use. It is best to store the boat out of direct sunlight by storing the boat in your garage or using a boat cover or covered boat slip.
- Direct or indirect sunlight can reflect off the gel-coat surface to damage the Aqua Marine Deck product.
- Aqua Marine Deck applied in the cockpit and other areas that have vertical planes, or near hardware or stainless surfaces, can rise to temperatures above the operational temperature of 165o F (73o C).
- Using lighter color products will reduce the Light Amplification issue.
- Light Amplification problems are not covered by our standard warranty, but other material issues will still be covered.
- For your protection, after installing Aqua Marine Deck, the product should be covered when not in use.
Situations to Avoid:
- Avoid inflatable pool toys long term sitting on the Aqua Marine Deck product.
- Water bottles stored long term on the Aqua Marine Deck product.
- Placing Aqua Marine Deck products near reflective surfaces or beneath glass.
The above objects can refract/reflect light, creating a concentrated beam which can harm the Aqua Marine Deck pad.
Custom pads are cut for your order and cannot be refunded.
Stock items that are listed on our web page such as helms pads & cooler pads can be returned for 30% restocking fee. All items must be in good useable condition and packed in original box.
We can ship your product around the world. We ship UPS and freight line for large orders.