Welcome to Nigel Clegg Associates
The UK's foremost Yacht Coatings and Osmosis Specialist. The website has recently undergone a complete refit, and is now running at full design speed with all links on the Engine Room telegraph system working! We will shortly be offering on-line ordering of our most popular products, but as always, are only too happy to talk to our customers on the telephone.We hope you enjoy reading these pages and the various downloads, but please do to hesitate to call for more information.
Whilst visting, please take the opportunity to download our latest catalogue
, which took many hours of pencil sharpening following the recent VAT increase. Many people use the term 'like watching paint dry' to describe dullest and most boring events in life. However, those who really know paint will tell you that the drying and curing process is both complex and fascinating, and even today is still not fully understood. And of course there are many reasons why paint sometimes doesn't dry properly, such as solvent entrapment, undercure and excessive thickness. Then there are cosmetic defects such as dust inclusions, dull gloss, blooming, cissing, orange peel, and so the list goes on.To help resolve such problems we offer a comprehensive technical consultancy service to Boatyards, Shipyards, Surveyors, Boat Owners and Insurers, and will gladly examine any size of vessel from dingy to superyacht. Please click on the Services link for more information. We stock an extensive array of test and surveying equipment including the full range of Tramex and Sovereign marine moisture meters, Cygnus and Tritex ultrasound metal thickness gauges, Barcol Hardness Testers, etc. and can provide expert advice on how to use them. Please click on the Equipment link for further information.Nigel Clegg regularly lectures at the University of Plymouth's Small Craft Surveying courses, and at many other venues. with the benefit of this experience, specialist training can be provided on many specialist subjects involving marine paint coatings, osmosis and related disciplines. This service also extends to the authoring of high quality technical manuals and short print runs. Please call for more information.Website Design by Stephen Edgoose Computer Services