Foldable foamie hybrid trailer

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Re: Foldable foamie hybrid trailer

Postby Atomic77 » Fri Jun 01, 2018 6:48 pm

Looks good! That's a good idea!

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Re: Foldable foamie hybrid trailer

Postby OP827 » Sat Jun 02, 2018 9:36 pm

Atomic77 wrote:Looks good! That's a good idea!


Thanks Michael :thumbsup:.
Michael, I am looking to buy primer and paint for trailer exterior. Ordered Homeright super max HVLP gun online, it has good reviews on youtube, I do not have a big compressor for a normal air spray gun. Currently considering topside marine high gloss white paint 1k polyurethane Brightside(https://ca.binnacle.com/p235/Interlux-Brightside-Polyurethane-Gallon/product_info.html) or Mega Gloss White paint(https://www.poolandmarinepaint.com/index.php?l=product_detail&p=23). What kind of primer should I use if any? Any comments? Thanks for advice.
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Re: Foldable foamie hybrid trailer

Postby Atomic77 » Thu Jun 07, 2018 11:35 pm

I'm sorry Oleg... I can't really speak to this because I don't use those types of materials. What you are talking about is a single stage product, which I never use for many reasons. Primarily because if something goes wrong, i.e. fish eyes, runs, dirt, etc. It is very difficult to repair. I only use basecoat/clearcoat products. More forgiving, easy to repair. Look into that before you buy. Good luck!

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Re: Foldable foamie hybrid trailer

Postby OP827 » Fri Jun 08, 2018 10:08 am

I'll look into that, thanks my friend!
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Re: Foldable foamie hybrid trailer

Postby OP827 » Fri Jun 08, 2018 9:08 pm

Some photos of finished access doors:

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Worked much better in one step than when previously I had to fill the cloth weave of fiberglass with two more epoxy coats after lamination (old photo) ..:

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Re: Foldable foamie hybrid trailer

Postby Atomic77 » Fri Jun 08, 2018 9:11 pm

Looks perfect! Maybe you should build some boats with me!

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Re: Foldable foamie hybrid trailer

Postby OP827 » Fri Jun 08, 2018 11:01 pm

Atomic77 wrote:Looks perfect! Maybe you should build some boats with me!

Thanks Michael!
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Re: Foldable foamie hybrid trailer

Postby Ottsville » Sat Jun 09, 2018 5:11 am

I've only had time to look through the last 5 pages of this build...but WOW! Beautiful work!
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