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Old Feb 09, 2013, 01:08 AM
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Nice Dutchy!
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Old Feb 09, 2013, 01:28 AM
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perfect wing fillets require...

you become "one" with the bondo ...
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Old Feb 09, 2013, 12:54 PM
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yeah, it's the "new" bondo... "puke green"
I tried that bondo "gold". Hated it! That stuff blows. The regular pink bondo is better. I think I saw Bondo Ultimate in Wal Mart the last time I was in there. That stuff is much better.
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Old Feb 09, 2013, 01:26 PM
Fiberglass just crashes better
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Glass "tow"

Ian turned me onto using fiberglass tow for the majority of my fillet - then I only need a slight glazing of bondo for the finish contour. I don't use bondo but a similar product called pourable-putty (found at a local auto body/paint shop). After going this route I have had zero cracks at the fuse/wing joint on those occasional "dorked" landings. It will add a bit more weight but considerably more strength. In fact the weight is probably not that much compared to solid bondo and the tow can be shaped easily with a slow cure epoxy resign.

Morri
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Old Feb 09, 2013, 02:14 PM
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yeah... I looked for bondo "ultimate" but couldn't find any.
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Old Feb 09, 2013, 02:26 PM
more casual than stylish....
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I found it at Kragens/O'Reillys
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Old Feb 09, 2013, 09:03 PM
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The only thing better than this fillet, would be a fillet for my airfoil.
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Old Feb 11, 2013, 12:26 AM
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fillets.

I really like nice flowing wing fillets ...
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Old Feb 11, 2013, 12:31 AM
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"garbage"

bondo "Ultimate" is great stuff ... this stuff is garbage. it's shrinks and clogs up the sandpaper
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Old Feb 11, 2013, 10:51 AM
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This is the stuff I use and it puts all other "big can" fillers to shame.

http://erisautomotivetools.com/bnd-1017.aspx

AND..... I've found it as low as $13.99 a gallon.
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Old Feb 11, 2013, 02:00 PM
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This is the stuff I use and it puts all other "big can" fillers to shame.

http://erisautomotivetools.com/bnd-1017.aspx

AND..... I've found it as low as $13.99 a gallon.
Who sells it?
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Old Feb 11, 2013, 03:23 PM
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I get it at Prism Auto Paint and Supply

1609 S Grove Ave
Ste 115
Ontario, CA 91761
(909) 947-1209

I'd try automotive paint suppliers in your area.
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Old Feb 13, 2013, 11:12 PM
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Dutchy

I am in Fontana and will drive past there tomorrow.

Want me to pick some up?

Mark
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Old Feb 13, 2013, 11:14 PM
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naw, I'll use the remainder of this stuff, thnx.
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Old Feb 14, 2013, 10:32 PM
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"Flex"

giving the new project a once over
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