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Old 05-06-2013
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Re: Soft Sole Replacement

One trick is to finish with a sheet of store bought fiberglass.
Just bed it in epoxy as it is very smooth when done as long as you don't need a compound curve.

http://www.mcmaster.com/#fiberglass-...sheets/=mmkjfg
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