54437Re: delamination of resin and plywood
- Jun 24, 2007Some great answers the only thing I would add is if you are going to
cover a boat with a tarp buy a good one and create a way for air to
circulate so it can dry out if it gets damp or wet.
--- In email@example.com, Kristine Bennett <femmpaws@...> wrote:
> Just resin is not the answer you need to glass cloth
> to add bulk for the resin harden in also the cloth
> helps in adding to the over all strenth of the hulls
> as well.
> Epoxy is the best to use and as for your glass cloth
> look at your industral styles I like the 7781 for the
> simple reason it's a satin finsh to the cloth so you
> get a smoother finsh from the cloth then "boat cloth".
> You are going to spend a bit more for your cloth BUT
> it will save you hours in sanding time and epoxy to
> fill the boat cloth.
> I know they make a number of lighter weights of the
> same style cloth but I can't remember the numbers but
> if you look at www.fiberglasssupply.com I think is the
> site they will have it listed.
> Yep you will need to clean up the hulls to bright wood
> and start all over. I'm sure you didn't want to hear
> Also make sure your hulls are sealed so no water can
> get into them no matter where it comes from. That will
> give your hulls the best chance to see a long and
> usefull life.
> Blessings Krissie
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