I am looking at building myself a 4 mtr Rib out of a larger mould that i have borrowed. Has anybody got an idea of what would be a...
I am trying to find a distributor for the pvc or pu fabric used in manufacturing rib (rhib) tubes. Can anyone help???
Could you not make a mould of the last 6', release it from the hull and slide it back 4'. Cut off the original transom, and layup into the new...
We regular use 10 x 4 mdf... Where did you get it laser cut?
Can the deadrise be the same for say more than half the length of the hull. Will the hull on a convex vee be stronger than a...
Is deadrise measured at the transom or throughout the hull?
if i build a 17' fishing boat. the stability of it is good but i think it could be better. if i was to build a channel say 10"...
what is the best additive to add to resin for bulking it up for sanding?
i use a g100 cup gun from es. works quite well when i got the pressures right.. to low and it spatters out, and too high and it runs like hell.
so if i want to build a model of a 800kg boat. It should weigh 12.5kg?
i still don't understand the ^ 4x4x4
what does ^ mean?
I have made a 1:4 scale model of a 7mtr rib which i want to build early next year. The full size rib will weigh approx 500kg.
Should the model...
try using a hair dryer. this might leave some glue but this can be wiped with acetone or thinners.
whats the best filler to use? Durabuild? Bodyfiller?
I am about to take a new mould off one of our existing hulls (to which i own the rights and design). There have always been slight ripples along...
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2 Experienced laminators required in Liverpool. 5 mins from Liverpool Airport
i use double sided car body trim tape. it is black and available in a vaiety of widths. i do use bolts aswell... :D
have you tried ethafoam which is made by DOW
I am looking at building 9mtr ribs and am after some assistance on the layup.
I was going to lay it up as follows.
300 g csm