Gator Guards is an American family manufacturer of high performance protective coatings and products for marine applications worldwide designed to preserve value, increase manufacturing efficiency, and reduce lifetime maintenance costs of vessels enduring the most demanding environments.
With almost 25 years in the business and over 100,000 satisfied customers. We are proud to provide a wide array of 100% Made in the USA marine protection products to meet your needs – such as KeelShield, GatorSkinz Non-Skid, and Gator Shield Polyurea Coatings.
Recognized as an award winning worldwide supplier – we provide custom solutions for the smallest of tenders to the largest fleets. Come by and see us at Booth #1044
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Gator Shield Protective Coatings
Gator Shield is a high performance polyurea coating system for metal, fiberglass and wood surfaces specifically designed to meet the demands of the marine industry and create an impenetrable barrier between your valuable equipment and nature’s harshest elements. For decades, traditional materials such as paint, epoxy, fiberglass and vinyl esters have all been used to perform these various types of protective coating applications. Gator Shield is a two component - 100% Solids - VOC free coating that creates a monolithic seamless barrier that exhibits superior abrasion, impact and chemical resistance for marine applications worldwide.Gator Shield's advanced coating allows parts to be handled within minutes of spraying - designed to increase manufacturing efficiency, reduce labor, and decrease lifetime maintenance costs of vessels enduring the most demanding environments.
KeelShield Keel Protector
KeelShield Keel Protector - Trusted by over 30 OEM Boat Builders to protect their hulls. The keel of most boats is the center line of your hull - and the first to bump into concrete, ramps, docks, equipment, and rocky shores. KeelShield was developed to protect your most vulnerable, and constant point of contact. Providing the strongest and most durable protection for your boat keel from abrasions, scratches, and scars backed up by a Lifetime Guarantee for the original purchaser.Easy to Install with our exclusive 3M Adhesive System - a trusted protection choice for your keel guard and permanent bumper solutions.
GatorSkinz Non-Skid Traction Mats
Offering an easy to install solution that will keep you from slipping on wet surfaces, GatorSkinz Non-Skid mats are perfect for anywhere you need durable and long lasting non-slip surface. Cut them into any shape or pattern you wish then just peel & stick to get a grip with our exclusive 3M adhesive system. GatorSkinz Non-Skid can be installed on decks, trailers, walkways, steps, and many other surfaces. Made up of 70% recycled material with a textured finish that remains extremely tacky - even when wet - providing excellent traction safety where needed. Equipped with superior UV inhibitors and 3M adhesive, we ensure that these traction mats will serve a lifetime of abuse unlike foreign made anti-skid and sandpaper tapes currently on the market that tend to peel and degrade after the first few years of use.Choose the right traction material for your project the first time - choose GatorSkinz. Made 100% in the USA
Gator Patch - Fiberglass Repair Patch
Quick, Easy Fiberglass and Plastic Repairs - Gator PatchGator Patch is a Fiberglass Reinforced Polyester Patch that is easy to use and apply with our Prep-Peel-Stick application. Cures with simple UV sunlight in well under an hour. Features extraordinary bonding, reliability, and strength.Perfectly matched as a quick repair patch for damaged fiberglass casings of life raft systems - saving time and money in comparision to mixing messy resins, epoxies, and gelcoat. Sandable and paintable to create a smooth finish and made to stick to and repair unforgiving surfaces like Plastic Tanks, Fiberglass, Aluminum, and more.
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