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post #6 of Old 01-04-2008
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You're probably better off using epoxy resin, since it will yield a stronger bond in most cases. When thickening the epoxy to fair the exterior, use chopped fiberglass rather than microballons or cabosil (colloidial silica), since the first absorbs water and the second is a bitch to sand.

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You know what the first rule of sailing is? ...Love. You can learn all the math in the 'verse, but you take
a boat to the sea you don't love, she'll shake you off just as sure as the turning of the worlds. Love keeps
her going when she oughta fall down, tells you she's hurting 'fore she keens. Makes her a home.

—Cpt. Mal Reynolds, Serenity (edited)

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