28 Bertram Restoration Boat 2

Questions about boat repairs with our resins and fiberglass: hull patches, transoms and stringers, foam, rot etc.
Mbiggerstaff
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Re: 28 Bertram Restoration Boat 2

Post by Mbiggerstaff » Sun Jun 09, 2019 5:36 am

If I go thru the glass while sanding I patch with a piece of light glass if it is on wood. On foam I put on some epoxy and move on if it it not in a high traffic critical area. If so I patch with a piece of light glass,

I actually brushed this on. I have tried rolling but found brushing works better as you can work it into the small holes better. I don’t know how thick it is . I put it on heavy as most of it will be sanded off anyway. This is just a filler for small irregularities and to identify where additional fairing will be required. I use it because it is so easy to sand and thin enough to fill small holes.



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Re: 28 Bertram Restoration Boat 2

Post by fallguy1000 » Sun Jun 23, 2019 3:43 pm

tcason wrote:
Fri Jun 07, 2019 8:31 am
Maybe a real dumb question - Did you spray the spray fair or roll it?

from the pictures it looks like you rolled it on........................
Thanks for asking; I assumed you HAD to spray it!
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