What do you reckon the foam will cost you once it’s landed in Australia?
All good, problem solved
Anyone know sources to buy Aluminium Foil Sections? I’m after NACA 0012 x 300mm chord.
Has anyone found a source of quality carbon fibre cloth in China?
Just wondering if there is a cheaper source relative to the costs in Australia?...
I built the Flying Saucer from Glen L.
Instructions and plans are easy enough to follow and the Glen L forum is very helpful for any questions...
Hi, thanks for all the responses. Still weighing up the options.
I'm considering using titanium grade 5 bolts to mount 316 stainless steel chainplates.
I'm ideally wanting to avoid stainless steel bolts as...
I think you'd need professional advice. You'd increase righting moment, which is going to increase loads on the rig and hull.
A solid glass boat is going to be significantly heavier and will be more time consuming and more expensive then the foam method I have...
The foam is Gurit H80 polyurethane.
Polystyrene isn't a foam I'd use to build a boat with.
The foam is being used as a core not a mould. Having...
I'm not familiar with the term, "resistant element" resistant to shear? Impact resistance??
The Uni glass is to add longitudinal stiffness as...
I'm in the process of building a boat with foam strips. One side of the foam is glassed with unidirectional glass and cut in to strips