Introduction: Thingall Solar Car
This is the thingall solar car a small model racer made from resin and fibre glass and this is how to make it
Step 1: You Will Need
2.sand Paper(crewed and fine)
4. modelling rubber
6. fibre glass mat
7.gearbox and wheels
8. Under coat (2 colours)
9. top coat paint (British racing green)
Step 2: Making the Pattern
First you need to make your plaster mold Make it the rough shape you want your car
Then once it has set cut it down to the size and shape you want
Then sand it into your final shape
Now you need to paint it in a fire proof paint
Step 3: Making the Mold
Then boil up your modeling plastic and pour over the plaster shape (the shape must be In a container)
Leave to set for 48hr
Step 4: Making the Shell
Line the mold with fibre glass mat
Then pour resin in to it make sure it covers all the fibre glass
Step 5: Gearbox & Bridges
You will need to make a bridge for the gearbox to be bolted on to it doesn't matter how to do this.
Any gearbox will do
but the back wheel is an odd size I machined my own I suggest you do to.
Step 6: Paint Filler Sand
The next stage is to paint it then sand and then filler(P38) several time depending on how fine you want it. And add in your electronics
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