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TomW
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Re: Wrinkles, WTF

Postby TomW » Sun Sep 13, 2020 5:31 pm

Very nice.
Why did you mill away some foam round the insert bases?


Dirk, the recesses are for the Bighead inserts. I laminate the deck too, then drill and glue in the inserts from the deck. The milling recesses the Bighead " head". Then i put a bunch of glass patches on the Bigheads recess and grind it down flush. After that i do finish work.
This way the insert is over the laminate, makes it so strong, board will break apart before insert pulls out.


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Re: Wrinkles, WTF

Postby thewindego » Sun Sep 13, 2020 9:29 pm

Nice layup Tom. Looks perfect. What is the carbon gm/m2?


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