SailNet Community - View Single Post - How to glass
Thread: How to glass
View Single Post
  #17  
Old 04-12-2013
downeast450's Avatar
downeast450 downeast450 is offline
Tundra Down
 
Join Date: Jan 2008
Location: Seal Harbor, Maine
Posts: 1,220
Thanks: 25
Thanked 14 Times in 14 Posts
Rep Power: 7
downeast450 is on a distinguished road
Re: How to glass

Quote:
Originally Posted by SloopJonB View Post
If you decide to use mat, remember that most of it is held together with a styrene soluble binder. Epoxy will not dissolve it - if you are using epoxy you must get mat that is specified for that purpose - it uses a different binder.
It is correct that there are different binders. It really won't make any difference if you are using the very thin layer I am suggesting for this application. It would be an important consideration if you were trying to get a full thickness layer of mat to conform.

Thanks for keeping it accurate JonB.

Down
Reply With Quote Share with Facebook