Finishing wood boats :) - RC Groups
Shop our Airplanes Products Drone Products Sales
Thread Tools
Nov 05, 2004, 01:39 PM
Fly like you stole it .

Finishing wood boats :)

What is the best way to finish a wood boat, types of paint, fiberglass, i have a Rumrunner Mutineer thats ready for the fines and was wondering the best way of doing this anything would help.
Sign up now
to remove ads between posts
Nov 05, 2004, 08:14 PM
Registered User
Most of the racers are coating them with West System Epoxy.
use foam brush, let soak in 15 min's, wipe surface with plastic spreader at 45 degrees to get excess off and let cure over night. Light weight, water and solvent proof and the wood grain shows. don't forget to put a light coat of epoxy on the inside to seal that also.
Hope this helps.
Nov 06, 2004, 11:24 AM
Registered User
Also go to
for tons of information.

Thread Tools

Similar Threads
Category Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Discussion Finishing wood fuselage Mike K Thermal 16 Jan 14, 2006 09:47 PM
Finishing wood wings and tailfeathers IwantaJet Hand Launch 7 May 02, 2003 05:25 PM