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 Post subject: Re: DIY Home Made wooden Hydrofoil fins
PostPosted: Sun Jul 27, 2014 6:32 pm 
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Ah, I was thinking if that was from running aground I'd hate to see the wing...


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 Post subject: Re: DIY Home Made wooden Hydrofoil fins
PostPosted: Sun Jul 27, 2014 6:51 pm 
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Sand bottom here in Chicago so foils are doing fine.


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 Post subject: Re: DIY Home Made wooden Hydrofoil fins
PostPosted: Mon Oct 20, 2014 8:35 pm 
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No activity here for a while. Are the self manufactured foils doing their job satisfactorily?


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 Post subject: Re: DIY Home Made wooden Hydrofoil fins
PostPosted: Mon Oct 20, 2014 10:25 pm 
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G10 wings are easy to work with and performance wise is very close to carbon.


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 Post subject: Re: DIY Home Made wooden Hydrofoil fins
PostPosted: Tue Oct 21, 2014 3:12 am 
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Hawaiis wrote:
G10 wings are easy to work with and performance wise is very close to carbon.


Where do you get your G10 material? What thickness do you use and what size of sheet to start with?
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 Post subject: Re: DIY Home Made wooden Hydrofoil fins
PostPosted: Tue Oct 21, 2014 3:24 am 
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eBay, 1/4"-3/8" depending on the aspect ratio, the picture show 1/4" x 5"x 20", it is an intermediate foil.


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