Posted by DarkHeli |
May 19, 2011 @ 08:41 PM | 4,448 Views
This is going to be a "poor mans" gopro carbon mount...
Please note: This is not a beginner project. I am assuming you know a little about the epoxy composite fabrication process. This is a one-off plug, meaning that there is no molding needed. This process is great for making 1 part, but very time consuming if one was to make multiples. Please follow the rules on layup of the carbon fiber/epoxy mix as you would with any other fabrication process. Make sure to spread the epoxy on the surfaces before adding the carbon cloth as to make it stick properly.
Carbon Fiber front plate... http://www.hobbyking.com/hobbyking/s...dProduct=10442 esthetically pleasing and perfectly straight. You can also make your own with 2 smooth glass pieces that you don't mind destroying. Lay up around 5 -7 pieces of the cf cloth,(Becomes around 1.5mm thick, the more you add the thicker it will become.) 45 degrees biased on the first glass pane and sandwich it...Continue Reading