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by wavebreaker
Fri Mar 12, 2010 3:56 am
Forum: Board Builders
Topic: Board number 2.
Replies: 17
Views: 4260

Re: Board number 2.

couple shots of the board as it sits now.
just going to add fin and strap points after i sand the top again.
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by wavebreaker
Fri Mar 12, 2010 3:54 am
Forum: Board Builders
Topic: new to the sport and building
Replies: 25
Views: 5013

Re: new to the sport and building

couple shots of the board finished.
the bottom is painted with a color shifting paint sort of shows in the picture.
Shifts from white to blue/silver.
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by wavebreaker
Wed Mar 03, 2010 5:49 pm
Forum: Board Builders
Topic: new to the sport and building
Replies: 25
Views: 5013

Re: new to the sport and building

JandoF My board is almost done just need to spray clear coat on it. waiting for pads and fins ..slow mail :) As for the concave in your board , I used my rocker table to do both at once. if you look back at my pictures of the vacuum process you can see my rocker table with the bolts every 6 inches f...
by wavebreaker
Sun Feb 28, 2010 5:10 pm
Forum: Board Builders
Topic: Board number 2.
Replies: 17
Views: 4260

Re: Board number 2.

Minor update ...been busy with other stuff. So i had thought about my reinforcements inside the board for support for fins,straps,and handle. I came up with the idea of using 1" cut cedar plugs placed where bolts would go and adding support between the skins of the board. Will drill into these later...
by wavebreaker
Fri Feb 26, 2010 12:38 am
Forum: Board Builders
Topic: Board number 2.
Replies: 17
Views: 4260

Re: Board number 2.

the way i set it up on the building table to apply bottom strips i lost none of the rocker.

as it sits right now

5.7 cm of rocker either end.
17mm of concave
150 cm long
40 cm wide.
Be a little slow with build today need to figure out reinforcement for fins,straps,handle.


Cheers
by wavebreaker
Thu Feb 25, 2010 6:09 am
Forum: Board Builders
Topic: Board number 2.
Replies: 17
Views: 4260

Re: Board number 2.

just a small update.
bottom of the board finished outline of shape and board flipped to start top.
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concave shows now bottom is finished.
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by wavebreaker
Tue Feb 23, 2010 11:54 pm
Forum: Board Builders
Topic: Board number 2.
Replies: 17
Views: 4260

Re: Board number 2.

Laughingman The strips are bead and cove (canoe cut) so they interlock on edge just need to hold down the edges to keep everything in contact. 81 is to far off I'm 51 so 30 years short of that :) sorry crappy pictures my camera hates close ups :) 23.JPG 24.JPG 25.JPG 1.JPG for ribs just cut halfway ...
by wavebreaker
Tue Feb 23, 2010 5:20 pm
Forum: Board Builders
Topic: Board number 2.
Replies: 17
Views: 4260

Re: Board number 2.

Oop's My bad :oops:
by wavebreaker
Tue Feb 23, 2010 6:06 am
Forum: Board Builders
Topic: Board number 2.
Replies: 17
Views: 4260

Re: Board number 2.

more pics
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by wavebreaker
Mon Feb 22, 2010 5:38 pm
Forum: Board Builders
Topic: new to the sport and building
Replies: 25
Views: 5013

Re: new to the sport and building

Jandof
heres a good link on pretty much everything for epoxy.

there small manual for vacuum bagging is pretty good straight forward.
just scroll down the page to Advanced Techniques and download there vacuum manual.

Hope it helps.

http://www.westsystem.com/ss/use-guides/

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