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RoLLaxPhile
01-03-2008, 08:01 PM
This is gonna be my first fiberglassing project. I read many threads on the is forum and others plus HOW-TO's. I think I pretty much understand how to do it. Now it's time to actually do it. I've made a list of materials that are needed in order to do my project. If there is anything that I need or should get please feel free to chime in, I could use all the help I need before I start.

Supplies
Sails (Tweeter Base)
MDF Speaker Rings (10" 3/4 & 1" 5/8)
Dowel Rods (1/4" & 3/4")
Fleece
Disposable Latex Gloves
US Composites B-440 Polyester Resin w/MKEP Hardener
Gallon of Rage Gold Body Filler
Acetone (For Clean Up)
3yrds 3/4oz Chopped Strand Fiberglass Mat
3yrds DBM 1708 Knytex Biaxial Fiberglass Fabric
Roll of Blue Painter's Tape
Can of WD-40
3M Hi-Strength 90 Spray Adhesive

Tools
3M Respirator
CA Glue
Mixing Cup & Sticks
Disposable Brushes
Sand paper (60/80/220/320/400 grit)
Dremel Tool

Extra
Flat Black Paint
Primer
Charcol carpet

SoundConnection
01-03-2008, 08:25 PM
From doing lots of fiberglass work almost daily at my shop I would strongly recomend using CA glue over hot glue. The hot glue has a tendency of letting go when you really don't want it to. CA stays put. If you have any other questions feel free to pm or email me I don't get on here very often.

RoLLaxPhile
01-03-2008, 08:36 PM
Thanks

Anyone else have input?

RoLLaxPhile
01-03-2008, 09:32 PM
bump up anyone?

RoLLaxPhile
01-04-2008, 01:23 AM
ttt