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  1. redreuben liked Buckeye492's post in the thread Confused on the order to do layup.

    Ondarvr, I got quite the chuckle out of that because I've seen others do basically what you have described. I was formally trained an...

    Aug 19, 2019 at 8:38 PM
  2. redreuben replied to the thread Confused on the order to do layup.

    Ondarvr, that was funny as f*#k. ROFPMSL. Wipes coffee off keyboard.

    Aug 19, 2019 at 6:42 AM
  3. redreuben liked ondarvr's post in the thread Confused on the order to do layup.

    I first posted this many years ago. ———————————————————— “I deal with many different markets in the composites industry, not just the...

    Aug 19, 2019 at 6:40 AM
  4. redreuben replied to the thread Confused on the order to do layup.

    Watson statistics are irrelevant, epoxy on a polyester boat is lipstick on a pig. Further it then means you're committed to it so rather...

    Aug 16, 2019
  5. redreuben replied to the thread Infusion - gelcoat pre-release.

    In my experience pre release is mostly from not giving wax time to dry hard. Same with sticking to mould, many people put the next coat...

    Aug 16, 2019
  6. redreuben liked KD8NPB's post in the thread Curing & layup times.

    4-5 hours maximum. My mainstay is a 10-12 min gel time gelcoat. It is ready for skinout in 45-60 minutes when catalyzed by temp at...

    Aug 16, 2019
  7. redreuben liked fallguy's post in the thread Curing & layup times.

    Isn't the penalty clearly a heavier layup?

    Aug 16, 2019
  8. redreuben replied to the thread Infusion - gelcoat pre-release.

    Make sure the wax is thoroughly buffed of with a clean rag to avoid surplus gassing off the gelcoat. Don’t over wax, after the initial...

    Aug 16, 2019
  9. redreuben replied to the thread Confused on the order to do layup.

    What ondarvr said, the rest is mostly regurgitated myth from reading forums to much.

    Aug 16, 2019