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how do i build a fibreglass skateboard Answered

 Hi im new here

How do i build a fibreglass skateboard, im puzzled because they are just one peice. Are they injection moulded, or made in 2 halves and glued together, i understand you can place some plywood in the core to stiffen it. Also how is it coloured, if i want to make a blue one, is the first layer of fibreglass blue, or is it painted with an airbrush on completion, what sort of paint would be used and tough enough

Many Thank - K


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9 years ago

the blue color or what ever colour you chose is called gelcoat.. it is sprayed into a mould of whatever you are making then the fiber glass is layed out over it