HOW TO INSTALL SURFBOARD FIN BOXES FAQ
Can i just use the epoxy/hardener that was shipped to glass on fins or do I need to get something else that will work better for glassed on fins. i know i need the roving stuff but is there anything else?
I'm looking for white pigment to add to the fin system so it looks better on the outer rim of the Fcs boxes. What kind of pigment do I use. I've seen resin pigments and then seem tints. Which one is better for the fin boxes with uv cure polyester resin?
Routing the center plug, I wasn't expecting the resistance on the stringer and I pulled the router up. Needless to say this left a gouge about the size of the bit outside the plug outline. Any suggestions for filling in this void/hole around the plug?
I wan to make fins. Do you know how make layers of fiberglass cloth are required to get the right thickness so the base will be thick enough to go into a normal fin single fin base? Also how much resin?
I'm shaping a 7'6 funboard and I'm planning to make it single fin. Now is the time to order my single fin box and I was wondering if you could help me. Which on is the best for a funboard; 8.5'' of 10.5'' fin box?
I am shaping a board with eps and rr 2000 epoxy. Planning on installing fcs x2 plugs but I've read a bit about melting foam. If I use glass inside the hole, make the hole snug and use ice packs should I be fine? Do you recommend doing a two part pour?
When installing the fin boxes on a double concave board, would it be better to level out the fin box but have one side slightly sticking out from the foam or should I install the fin boxes flush with the foam but lose a couple degrees of cant?