Want an inside look at how to make a stand up paddle board ( SUP ). This blog and photo's gives you a detailed look at the process. Alex shows you the ropes from cutting the blank through to setting the fins and putting the pad template in.
The temlpate and hot wire to cut the blank. Then the blank is fitted with a stringer and glued. Once dry its ready to start shaping, now the outline is cut to size.
Working through the blank to the specification required. The board takes shape.
Alex fine tunning the rails by hand and eye.
Laminating with Epoxy. Laminating the bottom of the board.
Laminating & sanding.
Sanding the deck. Fin box and FCS side fin plugs set. Leash plugs and carry plugs in the deck. Sanding..
Get the pad template put in a tail kick and sand the edges. Stick it down ,jobs a gooden.
Last Updated on Friday, 11 June 2010 15:18
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