View Full Version : First time fiberglass project
08-11-2007, 05:05 PM
:blackeye: It was hard at first but u start getting used to it, mostly just re applying sanding sanding re apply the indents sanding sanding im getting there but i only took a few pics at the start...heres some
first layer of mat not cleaned up:
this is where im at now really more sanding and filling in u can see where im sanding right now just takes time and my fingers are sore its getting there but it will turn out good
more updates soon to come i need a rest
08-11-2007, 05:07 PM
urm.....i hope it turns out right lol, good luck
08-11-2007, 05:10 PM
it will that **** aint going no where i drilled so many holes and fiberglassed the back so its held on from the door panel just sanding takes forever man thats why u havent got a real clean look. its getting there like i said :( not bad for a first timer
08-11-2007, 10:43 PM
Are you sanding that by hand? If so spend a few $$$ on an electric sander. Can get them for $20 and it's hella easier that way...
08-12-2007, 01:21 AM
looking real good bro......starting mine here shortly....taking a little different approach, but along the same lines as you!
VERY good work for a first time job!
Also, as said above....either get a air sander or electric!
08-12-2007, 01:25 AM
nice work, keep it up.
08-25-2007, 06:59 PM
heres where im at now havent worked on it really that much but needs more sanding for sure and the door is dirty lol but u can get a peep
08-25-2007, 07:02 PM
coming along nicely it seems
08-25-2007, 07:37 PM
How can you use the handle to shut the door or are you going to roll the windows down every time?
08-25-2007, 07:51 PM
Are you on www.fiberglassforums.com ??
if not you should be
Nice looking so far
08-25-2007, 08:15 PM
na in the pic it looks like i went up to the handle look in the first pic u can see through the handle kinda camaflouged but u can see through.... i didnt its flush underneath the handle is still how it was it looks like its connected to it but its not and no im not on fiberglass forums.. im a newb at this lol
08-25-2007, 08:19 PM
Did u just body filler 1/2 the door? Cause that might crack over time with the door shutting and stuff.
08-25-2007, 08:27 PM
yeah i used fiberglass bondo, it sticks to it well its like a hard hard plastic and i scuffed it up pretty bad so we'll see