SG15 build

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Re: SG15 build

Post by Typhoon » Mon Oct 07, 2019 3:14 am

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Are you sure you do not have any amine blush? That would cause the paper to clog quickly. A warm water and soap bath before sanding might be worth a try. I only go to something like 180 grit when close to the end. But no matter how you are doing it the result is sure looking good :wink:
Yeah, made very sure of no amine blush, I rinse with very soapy, warm water and a scotchbrite pad. I think it's just the nature of finer papers on fairly fresh epoxy- the epoxy gets warm with the friction and you get tiny clogs all over the paper. To be fair, I did only apply the epoxy maybe 36 hours before I sanded.
This afternoon, I got the boat back in the shed and decided to use up the last of the urethane primer I had left over from the Jag on the hull. One coat rolled on, it's all it will need. Just want a flat, uniform colour rto put topcoat on. It looks very different in primer, almost like I know what I'm doing! :lol:
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Re: SG15 build

Post by Bogieman » Wed Oct 09, 2019 4:49 pm

Wow! That looks good

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Re: SG15 build

Post by Netpackrat » Thu Oct 10, 2019 2:50 am

Nice. Good call covering up the XJS.

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Re: SG15 build

Post by Jeff » Thu Oct 10, 2019 8:03 am

Nice work!!! Jeff

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Re: SG15 build

Post by Fuzz » Thu Oct 10, 2019 10:20 pm

That is a really nice looking hull :D

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Re: SG15 build

Post by Typhoon » Wed Oct 16, 2019 12:41 am

Told myself no more sanding and that the interior would end up however it sanded out. I lied to myself! My inner perfectionist came out and created more work for me, just had to fill the tapes.
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Re: SG15 build

Post by Jeff » Wed Oct 16, 2019 7:41 am

Nice work!!!! Jeff

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Re: SG15 build

Post by jacquesmm » Wed Oct 16, 2019 9:25 am

Good job. I love the SG15, great offshore row boat.
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