Fiberglass on deck!

IMG_1482After preparing the deck yesterday, I secured it with strips of fiberglass and polyester resin today. First by long strips 10-12 cm wide and then 20 cm wide, hiding the edges of the narrow strips with the finishing 20 cm wide strips of fiberglass. The aft deck and the entire drain area was first secured with a 50×70 sheet of fiberglass, securing the plywood construction in the deck.

[Day#713]

Deck ready…!?

IMG_1480The hardened polyester resin added to make the soft angel between the hull and the deck are sanded, wiped with a wax cloth and acetone, then coated with polyester resin. When hardened the hull are to be secured with fiberglass strips…

[Day#712]

Bench with top on…

IMG_1465The first bench lid or top are glued in with thcikened polyester resin, completing the three floatation chambers underneath.

The third coat of epoxy primer are painted in both benches…

 

[Day#709]

PVC drain

IMG_1467The PVC drainage are completed, with an extra outlet for a manual bilge pump. This allow me to empty standing water if needed…

The tubes are glued to the hull with thickened polyester resin.

[Day#709]