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Re: Diy sup foil
« Reply #255 on: March 18, 2017, 07:08:05 AM »
+1  really nice work UK - it's no wonder Land Rovers are legendary!


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Re: Diy sup foil
« Reply #256 on: March 18, 2017, 08:22:38 AM »
Slowly making progress! been doing a lot of messing about with the cnc and had a few problems with it along the way with it but we finally got the first of the proper moulds cut today. I have decided to have two mast options a short mast at 450mm and a long mast at 640mm. There is a deep tuttle for the board side and a standard tuttle for the foil end.

nicely, sukup!

But but but, I thought the answer was 420mm.

You testing locally?

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« Reply #257 on: March 18, 2017, 12:44:11 PM »
Not sure quite what you are asking but im still in Australia at the moment, until I get this finished i don't have any thing in terms of foils to test on the water but I am spending a lot of time at the workshop learning and playing with the CNC. I'm looking forward to getting back to the UK and having my CNC at arms reach at all times.

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Re: Diy sup foil
« Reply #258 on: March 20, 2017, 03:29:38 AM »
Are you in Sydney ?

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Re: Diy sup foil
« Reply #259 on: March 20, 2017, 06:14:53 AM »
Are you in Sydney ?

no Melbourne, heading up the east cost in a few week though so will probably be passing through at some point

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Re: Diy sup foil
« Reply #260 on: March 20, 2017, 11:09:29 AM »
If you're near the city or northern beaches let me know and we can have a chat. My number is 0416804168

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Re: Diy sup foil
« Reply #261 on: March 21, 2017, 05:18:16 PM »
Moulds are polished and ready to to lay up for the first test!

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Re: Diy sup foil
« Reply #262 on: March 22, 2017, 02:39:58 AM »
Moulds are polished and ready to to lay up for the first test!

Where are you going to test them, Charlie?

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Re: Diy sup foil
« Reply #263 on: March 22, 2017, 03:51:37 AM »
hopefully out here in Melbourne if I get it done in time if not it will be back in the uk when I head back in about 7 weeks

I couldn't get any uni carbon locally however I did pick up some heavy weight basalt and glass today. I have also been busy waxing the moulds all day today  so they should be ready to lay up tomorrow.
« Last Edit: March 22, 2017, 03:53:50 AM by supuk »

 


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