This video goes through the wet layup process and vacuum pressing.

 


Tools/Tooling Used

  • Snowboard Mold
  • Chemical Gloves (Fleece Lined)
  • No-powder Latex Gloves
  • Disposable Coveralls
  • Respirator 
  • Exacto Knife
  • Weights (plastic gallon water jugs)
  • Vacuum Cup Assembly
  • 1/4 I.D. Vacuum Tubing (with connector barbs)
  • Vacuum Pump
  • Vacuum Pressure Gauge
  • Epoxy Spreader (squeegee)


See Full Project Tool List Here

Materials Used

  • Spray Adhesive
  • Snowboard Base with Edges and Alignment Inserts 
  • Disposable Measuring Cup
  • Marine Epoxy Resin and Slow Hardener
  • Stir Stick
  • VDS Rubber Damping Strips
  • 22oz Triaxial Fiberglass  (2 layers)
  • Snowboard Core with Inserts
  • Topsheet (masked)
  • Peel Ply Fabric
  • Breather Fabric
  • Vacuum Bagging Film