How to Mix Fiberglass Resin & Cab-o-Sil?

Answer Cab-o-sil belongs to a range of products called fumed silicas. These products are essentially powdered glass and are used to thicken liquids such as fiberglass resin. An alternative to fiberglass g... Read More »

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Are fiberglass boats made out of expoxy resin or polyester resin?

Until recently, fiberglass boats were constructed and repaired with polyester resin. During the mid 1980s, epoxy resin came on to the scene and began to be used for construction and repairs more so... Read More »

What is fiberglass resin?

Fiberglass resin, also known as polyester resin, is a synthetic resin that does not require high pressure to cure. The resin undergoes polymerization, making it an adhesive with high strength and c... Read More »

How to Make Fiberglass Resin?

Fiberglass projects, like building fiberglass cars or boats, require a special resin that works like glue for the sheets of woven fiberglass, bonding the fiberglass to the surface. This paste is pr... Read More »

Fiberglass Resin Instructions?

Fiberglass resin is a polyester material used to bond layers of fiberglass. It's important to know fiberglass resin is not just another kind of epoxy. Epoxy is a different chemical compound with di... Read More »