The topsides were treated already in the autumn with Farecla's rubbing compound and Autoglym's Super Resin Polish (red etiquette). Now in the spring, only a quick treatment with Autoglym's Extra Gloss Protection (gold etiquette) was needed. This hard wax should give a durable protection against dirt.
According to the current plan, DD is launched tomorrow and the mast is stepped on Friday. On Saturday we are going to put on the sails and continue cleaning and loading the boat. If we are quick, we might have a chance to go sailing already on Saturday. Otherwise, the start of the season is on Sunday, when DD is sailed to her new home port.
This year we treated the topsides with Autoglym's products. And yes, it is mirroring...