I did some experimenting yesterday with a couple of pieces of scrap Plascore.
The pieces are leftover cuts from stringers going into the 25 T...
Question for the paint and resin experts???
I am rehabbing my 25 Terry Jason lobster boat.
The helm dash is reconfigured and I have a...
6 joists all laminated up.
Dark ones are VE resin with red MEK
Light ones are polyester with clear MEK
The VE resin was purchased from Hamilton Marine in Portland Maine.
I had NO issues with fast gel time/heat etc. with 20cc of MEK to 32 oz of...
I've been using 20cc per 32 oz of vinyl ester resin with good results laying up nidacore joists.
I rebuilding a 25 foot lobster boat for recreational use. Over the fall and winter I removed the back deck and removed everything except from the...
As I go forward with my rebuild/rehab/repower of my 1989 25 T Jason lobster boat, I'm getting to the point of laying up and glassing in lateral...
Recent photos and where I am today with the project
Nidacore layup schedule
I'm a bit new to this forum. You helped my out with suggestions on epoxying some limber holes.
As I go...
Thanks for all your suggestions. The stringer in question is "new" and "dry".
Finished today, 2 coats of epoxy in the hole heavy wetting the...
Today I drilled 1 3/8" holes where I need the drainage openings. I will insert 1 1/4 "PVC pipe pieces.
Pieces are cut to the correct...
Thanks to ALL for the replies.
I'll triple coat the bare wood with
West Systems epoxy
I have to drill a couple of limber holes through the new stringer pieces on the 25 T Jason.
The limber holes on the old fir...
I have an older lobster boat with a solid glass. I am doing a refit/rehab/repower and need to fill two or three holes in the...
Seaboard Marine www.sbmar.com
get on Seaboard Marine's website...www.sbmar.com.
read up on Tony's Tips, particularly about...
I read the labels !!
I read the labels and used a "measuring cup" for the catalyst.
I appreciate your feedback.
I have 2 or 3 questions.
This is my "1st time" fiber glassing and I'm doing some testing of my skills or lack of finishing some...