Estimating Paint Requirements
The following simple formula will enable boat owners to estimate the approximate surface area to be painted and the amount of paint required.

Calculate the area to be painted in sq. metre, divide by the product coverage and multiply by the number of coats to be applied. This would determine the number of litres required.
  • FULL BODIED CRAFT

  • MEDIUM DRAFT

  • FIN KEELED RACING CRAFT

Full Body Craft
Input Field Estimation
Length Overall (LOA)
Metres

Length of Water Line (LWL)
Metres

Beam (B)
Metres

Draft (D)
Metres

Average Freeboard (FB)
Metres

Topsides
Sqm

Decks
Sqm

Bottom
Sqm
Medium Draft
Input Field Estimation
Length Overall (LOA)
Metres

Length of Water Line (LWL)
Metres

Beam (B)
Metres

Draft (D)
Metres

Average Freeboard (FB)
Metres

Topsides
Sqm

Decks
Sqm

Bottom
Sqm
Fin Keeled Racing Craft
Input Field Estimation
Length Overall (LOA)
Metres

Length of Water Line (LWL)
Metres

Beam (B)
Metres

Draft (D)
Metres

Average Freeboard (FB)
Metres

Topsides
Sqm

Decks
Sqm

Bottom
Sqm