My Graphite Epoxy Bottom Mix

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My Graphite Epoxy Bottom Mix

Post by Capt UB » Mon Mar 26, 2018 3:25 pm

My mix as follows: 8 oz of resin and 4 oz. slow hardener, then 1/2 cup of graphite power.

What I used;
BBC's
Graphite
MarinEpoxy with slow hardener

What I did;
Shifted graphite a few times.
Mixed epoxy and hardener.
Added graphite slowly as I mixed.
Rolled on slowly.
Wet on wet, 1/2 to 1 hour between coats.
Did not sand at all.

I guess we shall see if this holds up. So far, I dropped the boat on it's transom (no skig), hard!
Nothing cracked or chipped off! Also, it's very slippery!



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