5-Axis CNC Shaping Prices

Discussion in 'Boat Design' started by je92009, May 12, 2008.

  1. je92009
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    je92009 New Member

    Does anyone know how much it would cost to have someone with a 5-axis CNC shaping machine turn out a small boat (kayak hull 12-16 ft) plug in EPS foam. Is this service cost prohibitive for the amateur, garage builder? Anyone have good experience with such a service provider in SW US?
     
  2. limeyus
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    limeyus Junior Member

    pretty easy to ask
    Marine Concepts
    Mollicam
    DBA
    TPI
    and the guys in Maine

    But...it will be expensive for a one off......
     
  3. duluthboats
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    duluthboats Senior Dreamer

  4. Gilbert
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    Gilbert Senior Member

    Some years ago I heard prices of about $100 per square foot of surface, but getting a quote is a lot better answer that this.
     

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    About CAD2000.
     
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