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by Ladepo
Sun Nov 29, 2015 9:03 pm
Forum: Resins, Fiberglass and Paint
Topic: Fairing over primer
Replies: 4
Views: 603

Fairing over primer

Is it OK to apply fairing over a coat or two of primer?
Using system three yacht primer (waterborne epoxy primer) and the Gel Magic Epoxy Resign with the purple filler from you guys.
Finding a few unacceptable spots that need to be filled before more primer and paint.
Thanks for any help
Den
by Ladepo
Mon Feb 02, 2015 4:56 pm
Forum: Resins, Fiberglass and Paint
Topic: Paint & Primer suggestions
Replies: 4
Views: 666

Paint & Primer suggestions

I am a first time builder and looking for suggestions on what primer and paint to use and recommendations on option of roll on and top or HVLP etc... do I need a bottom coat for an FL 12 that will be garage kept. didn't see that option in System 3 paints. very pleased with current construction, not ...
by Ladepo
Wed Jan 07, 2015 9:43 pm
Forum: Small Boats
Topic: Fl12 batten frames
Replies: 4
Views: 968

Re: Fl12 batten frames

Thanks Doug.

When glueing the battens to the frames for the middle seat, do you recommend allowing 1/4" overlap for the butt blocks to fit snug to the frames?

Thanks again.
by Ladepo
Sun Jan 04, 2015 11:27 pm
Forum: Small Boats
Topic: Fl12 batten frames
Replies: 4
Views: 968

Fl12 batten frames

1st time builder. Should I use treated lumber to construct the frames for the seats???