The Boat Deck Brush X137-06 by Rubbermaid is a heavy duty scrubbing brush for wet cleaning deck jobs, but can also be used for sweeping dry surfaces after a Canada fishing trip, or an Alabama deep sea fishing expedition. The X137-06 Boat Deck Brush, which floats in water, attaches to a flow-through handle for easy cleaning. Cream-colored acid-resistant Empryl bristles are set in a Sup'r Block Flow Through threaded handle. The boat brush-deck X13706 comes with one tapered handle hole.
The Rubbermaid Boat Deck Brush X137-06 sports a snazzy 54" black metal handle, while the brush has a useful width of 10".
An alternative to the Rubbermaid Boat Deck Brush X137-06, is the Pro Line Palmyra Deck Brush. The stiff palmyra fiber bristles love a workout on rough surfaces, after salmon fishing in Canada or Alaska.
Another deck brush that can be used in the place of the Rubbermaid X13706 Boat Deck Brush, is the Pro Line White Tampico Deck Brush. The medium firm natural fiber brush is heat and chemical resistant.
The Pro Line Cream Polypropylene Deck Brush is another viable option, if you don't fancy the Rubbermaid Boat Deck Brush X137-06. Durable crimped poplypropylene bristles holds any cleaning solution well. This general purpose scrubbing brush does an efficient job. The bristles are acid resistant, which adds to its durability.
A popular choice is the Sea Sense Telescoping Deck Brush. This boat deck brush can be attached to a standard garden hose. The continuous water flow ensures easy, smooth-flowing cleaning. The handle comes with a positive, non-slip cam lock. Foam hand grips adds to a comfortable hold, while a handy thumb switch facilitates the flow of water. The corrosion resistant anodized aluminum makes this a heard-wearing brush, challenging the Boat Deck Brush X137-06.
Swop your Rubbermaid Boat Deck Brush X137-06 for a Professional Deck Brush, with high quality plastic fibre and a 54" powder coated steel handle. This brush comes with a five year warranty.
Another Telescoping Deck Brush Combo that can be used instead of the Rubbermaid X13706 Boat Deck Brush, comes with an attractive smooth white powder coat finish. This boat brush's deck cleaning skills include a twist-lock mechanism. The yellow bristle brush does a great job of cleaning hulls and decks.
Premium Boat Deck Brushes, designed in the traditional wood block brush style, come with an injection molded polyethylene plastic construction, which is more durable than wood block brushes. With these brushes on deck, you won't experience problems with bacterial growth, swelling or splitting. The bristles are also resistant to chemicals, sun damage and mildew. A great extra is the wrap-around rubber safety bumper that prevents scuff marks. You won't miss the Rubbermaid X137-06 Boat Deck Brush, if you have this boat cleaning tool around.
Shurhold Special Application Deck Brushes feature flared bristles in a maple wood block with a rubber bumper to prevent scuff marks. The Shur-Lock quick release locking system is very effective. The Special Application Brushes will have hulls, windows, wheels, and other hard to reach places looking as good as new in no time, while the extra soft bristles are gentle, yet effective, on plexiglass and Isenglass. This brush is more versatile than the Rubbermaid Boat Deck brush X137-06.
Another brush that competes with the Rubbermaid Boat Deck Brush X13706 as far as boat cleaning supplies are concerned, is the First Mate Deck Brush in traditional varnished premium hardwood. Quality bristles are set with corrosion resistant wire, and the wide bristle flare ensures cleaning efficiency. Again, safety bumpers prevent scuffing. The quick release mechanism locks the brush onto the handle.
Rubbermaid's Boat Deck Brush X137-06 get some serious competition from Bosun's Deck Brush Kit. This good-sized, 10" stock brush makes your job a whole lot easier and faster. The bristle length 0f 3" holds all the soap and water you need for an efficient scrub. With staples and not just glue to hold them, these bristles are set to last. A rubber bumper prevents nasty scrapes and scuffs. A softer wash brush with a slightly shorter trim is also included. The handle can be adjusted between 4 and 8 feet. Every component will float if they go for an accidental swim.
With the cost of a fishing boat - and a boat loan - as high as it is, as well as the steep pleasure boat insurance rates, it is sensible to keep your boat looking ship shape by washing after each use, or once a week if the boat is just sitting. A deck scrubbing tool such as the Rubbermaid Boat Deck Brush X137-06 helps to make this task as painless as possible.