Re: [bolger] Tile Board Update
- If you're ever stuck with a long trip to town that would spoil the day's
building, you can also use those little paraffin bricks for they have for
canning. Melted and painted on works too.
Donald Hodges wrote:
> Well, I salvaged the taped butt joint yesterday. Tried the heat gun, but
> that seemed to "vulcanize" the white coating to the glass tape.
> Brute force carried the day - power planer until the back of the white coat
> showed, then 36 grit belt sander.
> This was a strange incident; I have always felt the various epoxies were
> essentially the same, and I have had my moments with bad mix ratios and
> such, but I was truly surprised at the reaction with the tile board. The
> paste wax sounds like the way to go - wax paper has never stuck to any epoxy
> in my projects.
> Don Hodges, tabbed in the aft cabin panel and built the sliding hatch cover
> today (two Nymphs stalled out for now (mandatory Bolger element))
> Bolger rules!!!
> - no cursing
> - stay on topic
> - use punctuation
> - add your comments at the TOP and SIGN your posts
> - add some content: send "thanks!" and "ditto!" posts off-list.