Category: Fiberglass

Delamination Repair Recipe

Ingredients and Utensils epoxy with slow catalyst plastic mix cups mixing sticks syringes plenty of rags cheap masking tape cordless drill with bit slightly bigger than syringe tip torpedo level small ballpeen hammer black sharpie Take the hammer and tap…

Wet Core!

It was recently discovered that water had creeped into the laminate of the deck where the main mast is to be stepped. The culprit was a small tiny hole, less than 1/16th of an inch, where a plumb-bob was hung…

Forward Salon Glass-in

Weekend recap: seems the weekend was fairly productive. The two items on my list (pressure washer and tank locker install), which were weather dependent, could not be done due to… weather. It was raining most of the weekend save for…

Inpromptu Glasswork

The galley cabinet sides and supports have been tack glued in for some time now (about two months), waiting to be permanently glassed in. But the temperature has simply been too cold to be working with resin (30s-low 40s). Ideally…