Definitive Resource for Creating a Plug/Mold for Fiberglass Projects

Discussion in 'Fiberglass and Composite Boat Building' started by anamealreadyinu, Jul 12, 2016.


  1. redreuben
    Joined: Jan 2009
    Posts: 1,754
    Likes: 106, Points: 63, Legacy Rep: 349
    Location: South Lake Western Australia

    redreuben redreuben

    Female mould

    Yes, mdf covered in gloss Formica, for sheet goods designs it's a fast cheap mould for producing a one off with a gelcoat finish, you can then prototype the product and use it to produce a production tool of you are happy with it. Way faster and cheaper than finishing raw ply and closer to the properties of your desired product than a plywood plug.
     
Loading...
Forum posts represent the experience, opinion, and view of individual users. Boat Design Net does not necessarily endorse nor share the view of each individual post.
When making potentially dangerous or financial decisions, always employ and consult appropriate professionals. Your circumstances or experience may be different.