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by lyle
Mon Jun 25, 2012 4:30 pm
Forum: Resins, Fiberglass and Paint
Topic: styrofoam-biaxial cloth
Replies: 5
Views: 590

Re: styrofoam-biaxial cloth

dont have a picture sent this drawling' hope you can make it out.
by lyle
Mon Jun 25, 2012 12:40 pm
Forum: Resins, Fiberglass and Paint
Topic: styrofoam-biaxial cloth
Replies: 5
Views: 590

Re: styrofoam-biaxial cloth

thanks for the response. what if i was to cover the styrofoam with 1/4" marine plywood and then applied the biaxial cloth, would that give it enough strength?
by lyle
Sun Jun 24, 2012 5:21 pm
Forum: Resins, Fiberglass and Paint
Topic: styrofoam-biaxial cloth
Replies: 5
Views: 590

styrofoam-biaxial cloth

buildind aboat took a block of styrofoam carved out and shaped the entire boat out of it now would like to cover the hull part of it with biaxial cloth 45/45 17 oz 8oz mat the rest with 12 oz cloth the hull is 8'' thick will this work???? will it be strong
by lyle
Tue May 08, 2012 12:47 pm
Forum: Resins, Fiberglass and Paint
Topic: gel coat
Replies: 5
Views: 521

Re: gel coat

no i just built my boat dont know if i need this as a final coat
by lyle
Tue May 08, 2012 11:51 am
Forum: Resins, Fiberglass and Paint
Topic: gel coat
Replies: 5
Views: 521

gel coat

gel coat what is it and do i need it for my boat if so how do i do it
by lyle
Sun Apr 29, 2012 1:36 pm
Forum: Resins, Fiberglass and Paint
Topic: EPOXY
Replies: 10
Views: 1079

Re: EPOXY

does that mean that i don't have to wait 24 hr to sand and recoat if epoxy sets up faster in high heat
by lyle
Sat Apr 28, 2012 2:38 pm
Forum: Resins, Fiberglass and Paint
Topic: EPOXY
Replies: 10
Views: 1079

Re: EPOXY

storing epoxy in heat does it lose it's strength of efficiency? Ive had it in my workshop with temps of 110 to 115 degrees. should i bring it in my house or is it okay there?
by lyle
Sun Apr 22, 2012 10:29 pm
Forum: Resins, Fiberglass and Paint
Topic: EPOXY
Replies: 10
Views: 1079

EPOXY

if i get epoxy on my skin,can i use vinegar on it or what can i use to get it safely off my skin
by lyle
Sun Apr 15, 2012 9:37 am
Forum: Resins, Fiberglass and Paint
Topic: marine epoxy
Replies: 11
Views: 1219

Re: marine epoxy

thanks for the responses. i sanded the epoxy and then i blew the dust off with an air hose and then i cleaned it with a damp cloth with acetone. and in response to the other reply i looked at my resin and it is polyester. is it okay to glass it with the marine epoxy? the problem im having is the epo...
by lyle
Sat Apr 14, 2012 10:59 pm
Forum: Resins, Fiberglass and Paint
Topic: marine epoxy
Replies: 11
Views: 1219

Re: marine epoxy

I coated my plywood 3 coats with marine epoxy. and now trying to fiberglass over it using home depot product 3m resin and can not get it to adhere to the epoxy. it just pops off so what am i doing wrong? or is it possible for it to adhere to the marine epoxy /