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Re: REFLECTOR: Strake filling reinforcement
At 06:26 PM 3/29/99 -0600, you wrote:
>Also I just sealed my strakes. Maybe no one had this problem but I'll
>share it in case. I was using 500 watt lights to warm and view my
>strakes for glassing. It caused thousandso f bubbles to expand under
>the curing glass and required resanding. Next time I heated the strake
>then applied the glass as the strake cooled. The glass seems to have
>been sucked down with VERY few bubbles and pin holes. Sanding pure
>glass was a nightmare. FYI.
Same happened to me letting it cure in the hot sun. Some of the air trapped
in the outside of that blue foam wants out as it heats up.