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Epifanes Paints

Discussion in 'Traditional All-Wood Construction' started by James Stearns, Aug 13, 2018.

  1. Andre Cloutier

    Andre Cloutier Firestarter. Wicked Firestarter.

    Well since you put it that way. Would be easier to show you, but as shown to me after much trial and error varnish the outer hull ( I always did anyways) and put a release agent on if you wish, canvas as normal and I treat with zinc napthanate to preserve which also tightens it of course. West system 410 microlight makes up a nice consistency and work it in sufficiently, when green before fully cured a second coat again with bondo squeegees and in 3-7 days you have about 3 hours of sanding to a nice hard surface. Fairs well with 410. Paint and enjoy. Very stable and no movement. And no blisters, ever! Your mileage may vary but after a half dozen it’s my pref method
  2. Doug

    Doug Curious about Wooden Canoes

    sorry for the use Poly .

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