Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
 
Old 08 April 2017, 19:51   #1
Member
 
shedsmith's Avatar
 
Country: Australia
Town: ipswich
Make: Gemini Cat 2 Exsurfr
Length: 3m +
Engine: outboard 30hp
Join Date: Oct 2014
Posts: 30
Latex sealant

Spoke to several thunder cat and rib repair shops, they use it, the hyjacker I previously spoke about are actually pvc.
They recommend latex from a fibreglass supplies it's all synthetic so acrylic and a lot cheaper.
Unfortunately it didn't work, my hyjacker holds air at 8 psi for a good few hrs before you notice a difference in firmness to compared to it twin before and after I used the sealant. I put 500 ml in rolled it over and around etc, I noticed the bit left in the sauce bottle hadn't cured, so does that mean if I use a litre there's a good chance it won't cure for some time? I have built a rotisserie for my next attempt, just like to know more on the technical side of the latex. It obviously works for some, Volksglass at Springwood , Brisbane stocks it, I will ring him but he is a expert on fibreglass and only uses latex for mouldings.
Any suggestions, I hope I have got it right
__________________
shedsmith is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off





Copyright 2002- Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 09:03.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2019, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.