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just curious for kiteboard building info... what density of divinycell is best? what weights of fibre/carbon fibre cloths are best for the glassing stages? is there an inexpensive way of making an effective vac/rocker table? can I find plans for such a thing? any info muchly appreciated...
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I use 245g/m2 carbon and 3 layers 165g/m2 glass each side.
simple no concave rocker- use a sheet of Polycarbonate plastic 5mm and screw in down to wood stringers with the right rocker cut into them. I actually screww the stringers to a table and use spacers under th stringers to make the rocker.
- 18mm concave over 34cm width. Table is 60cm wide, 4mm MDF with glass expoxy layer.
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You can also do this with a rocker.
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