I totally agree with you.
If I would have to factor the time (and material) spent on this plug, I could have bought 4 times the quantity of...
You make me hungry! Send some over please :D
Kidding apart, I will try to source it but I already know it will not be easy.
In the meanwhile,...
I more or less did as you, but just infusion epoxy and then normal polyester putty to take advantage of the super fast cure time.
I want to try to...
Thank you, interesting!
So far I have not been lucky with acrylic paint so the only way I found to work on my plug has been to coat with a light...
I will give acrylic emulsion paint a try, if unsuccessful I will try other methods
Thank you for suggesting
Will have a look, thank you
Unfortunately it looks like I cannot find any Duratec product in Italy :-(
Thanks, I will give it a try
what is the easiest/cheapest way to seal an XPS or EPS surface so it can be used with a polyester resin without dissolving the foam?
Yes the material I found is plain... perforated and grooved can't be bought here as single sheet... only 50 sheets pack... would last forever!!...
So far I prepared "everything" and I have to say I am a little concerned (scared) about this first job... it is very big seeing it...
Thank you Fallguy!
I am rather new to composite building and a plug approach looked the simplest to me.
Tomorrow all the materials will be...
Andrew thank you!!
Your creativity is amazing to me, I have to come to visit for an extended training!! :D
I think I will use the talc and resin bogg mix as more flexible, thank you!
Now I see it and I will for sure use this approach on a rod holder...
Sorry I did not get the mail this thread got an answer :-/
Yes my pump is a two stages 100% vacuum pump.
Could you suggest what...
This is the current roof top the previous owner installed.
It is a very heavy hand laminated plywood core weighting 50 Kgs / 100 lbs....
Maybe I have not been clear (sorry but english is not my first language...).
I sketched a cross section of what I would like to achieve. Plese see...
Update after the Xmas holidays (and too much eating!! :rolleyes:)
After some research about resin usage I ended up with a method that weights...
Another question: is there any rule of thumb to estimate the resin consumption?
I'm almost ready to place the order for the materials