Stands and Blocks
Sm Wave Design
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MATERIAL LIST (SHAPING)
2-2"x4"x8' wood stud & 1-1"x8" or 6-5 gal.
buckets for stands
1-Sheet #16 grit floor sanding paper (from floor sanding machine
rental company, #12 or #20 ok) or 1- 9" #16 sanding disk from www.fiberglasssupply.com could be used with an 8" block in place of the 10" below
(better than #12 or #20)
2-#16 Aluminum Oxide etc sanding disks-5" (from www.fiberglasssupply.com )
2- #50 Aluminum Oxide etc. sanding disks-5"
1-foam pipe insulation
1-10"x4.5"x1" wood block with #16 sand paper
1-10"x3.5"x1" wood block with #50 sand paper
1-26"x3.5"x1" wood block with #50 sand paper (make
sure it's not warped)
1- 12"x2"x1" wood etc. 1-6"x2"x3/8"
1-small interior/exterior lightweight spackling, (if using polystyrene
blank get large) or microsphere thickener.
1 - 10' Electrical Metallic Tubing
MATERIAL LIST (GLASSING)
on 9' board with 1 -8oz-bottom., 1 -8oz-top with 1 -8oz deck patch.
Total laminating, hot coat, fin, and gloss coat resin (1.5 gal.
minimum polyester resin or 1.5 gal minimum epoxy resin and hardener
total). 7.5oz and 8.5oz cloth available at uscomposites.com 8oz cloth available at plasticareinc.com
Catalyst-3oz min. (if using polyester)
Wax-2oz min. (if using polyester)
Cloth-8oz."E" or "S" glass 30" wide etc
.x 9 yds. long minimum or 4.8 oz. carbon fiber 30" wide etc.
x 7 - 9 yds. long minimum (use 9 yds. carbon total for a board with
a deck patch) or 6oz. "S" cloth 30" wide etc. x
9 yds. long minimum
Disposable latex gloves (50 pair box)
2-10cc syringe (one for cat., one for wax)
2-Qt. mixing container with cc graduations.
2-2.5 qt mix. container w/cc's
Fin box(s) & Fin(s)
6" plastic squeegees (3 minimum) (4" easier for most people)
1" masking tape (chemical resistant type)
2" masking tape (cheap stuff o.k.)
Paper towels (plain white) and white rags
Cheap scissors (3 minimum)
Acetone-1 qt. - for polyester clean up. Use 90% alcohol for epoxy
Mason jar with lid (optional for acetone)
Cheap 4" natural bristle brushes or foam brushes (4 minimum)
stick on leash plug, or 1" standard leash cup.
Optional-fiberglass rope (for glass on fins only) amt. varies
Optional-pigment for epoxy etc.
nylon leash rope (can buy 50' for the price of one piece at