Bigdog wrote:3.25-3.5kg is prettty heavy. Do all wood boards weight that much?
chrislandy wrote:Hi D, I thought I better join up coming over from the boardbuilders so I can join in the conversations here too:)longwhitecloud wrote:no one has really messed around with foam for years - mostly due to price. anyone ever done a 200kg density pvc core board?
I've been building my board from foam (Guirit Corecell M80) and tbh it's really cheap for a structural foam in the UK (£40 for an 8x4 sheet, 1/4in thk)
Bigdog wrote:135x41 no problem 2.1kg even with eglass only.
sijandy wrote:Bigdog wrote:135x41 no problem 2.1kg even with eglass only.
The mixed resin alone came to nearly 1.5kg in yesterdays layup. Can you give us the full layup construction of the above, i'm intrigued how you keep it so light.
downunder wrote:I do not use more than 350g for a finished product.
sijandy wrote:downunder wrote:I do not use more than 350g for a finished product.
Rekon theres some misunderstanding/language barrier going on cos ^^ that just ain't possible unless your using f*** all glass.
Bigdog wrote:Corecell A500 or 600. No rail material just the top skins where they meet. 20 oz triax each side and texalium 10oz. Done in a pneumatic press so resin is really minimized. Also the finish is done during the press so no extra fillers or paint to add weight. Some pics on windego.ca.
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