painting fiberglass

The Rocketry Forum

Help Support The Rocketry Forum:

  1. J

    Painting CF, FG, and ABS Airframe

    Hi all, I've never done a spray paint job with any sort of precision before, so I hope you'll excuse that I don't know a lot. I just want to be as informed as possible to do as close to perfect a job as I can. My team has a 12ft long rocket with a 7.78" diameter fore section that transitions to...
  2. mjennings

    Fliskits Triskilion Painting Template

    I bought my son a Triskilion form Fliskits when Jim was closing down. I can't remember if it was one of the kits that Jim had a pdf where you could draw your paint scheme. If so does anyone have a copy? Thanks
  3. tOD

    Painting Fiberglass

    I'm getting ready to paint my first fiberglass build. I figure I need to rough up the surface in order to get adhesion, but I'm wondering how rough? 220 grit, 320 grit, 400 grit? I was going to use Krylon ColorMax and Krylon Fusion I got at Lowes. This is the paint+primer so I was hoping to just...
Top