Bob's FS18

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Re: Bob's FS18

Post by Reid » Tue Jul 23, 2019 1:59 pm

Bob,

That hull is looking really good!!!!

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Re: Bob's FS18

Post by Mikem59 » Tue Jul 23, 2019 9:19 pm

Great looking build and great progress!

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Re: Bob's FS18

Post by cvincent » Tue Jul 23, 2019 10:16 pm

Nice fairing job!
Completed D15, Completed PH18

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Re: Bob's FS18

Post by toadfish » Wed Jul 24, 2019 11:23 am

Thanks to everyone for the kind comments. This post finally gets progress up to date. Got up early this morning to get the fourth coat of primer on before work.

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Re: Bob's FS18

Post by Aripeka Angler » Wed Jul 24, 2019 12:04 pm

That is some beautiful work. 8)
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Re: Bob's FS18

Post by Capt UB » Wed Jul 24, 2019 12:32 pm

Looks great, what primer are you using?
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Re: Bob's FS18

Post by toadfish » Wed Jul 24, 2019 2:03 pm

I'm using System Three two-part epoxy primer. Amazing stuff because you can thin and clean up with just water. It levels pretty well too.

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Re: Bob's FS18

Post by Capt UB » Wed Jul 24, 2019 3:11 pm

toadfish wrote:
Wed Jul 24, 2019 2:03 pm
I'm using System Three two-part epoxy primer. Amazing stuff because you can thin and clean up with just water. It levels pretty well too.

Thanks.

Used it on my FS14, did not know if you were using high build or not. The fairing looks great!
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Re: Bob's FS18

Post by Jwhitakeriii » Wed Jul 24, 2019 9:19 pm

Looking great!

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Re: Bob's FS18

Post by Jeff » Thu Jul 25, 2019 11:03 am

I agree, beautiful work!!! Jeff

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