is still being dismantled and we are starting to make new
the mold for the cross member of the front hood.
member has just been taken out of the mold.
the excess material has been cut off and the piece is ready
to be added to the hood.
the mold for the front hood; its gray because it has been
sprayed with DuraTech, which is a polyester primer that acts
as a sandable gel coat. The fiberglass piece will be made
by "laying up" the fiberglass and resin on top of
hood is in the process of being layed up. The first layer
is 3/4 ounce mat, second layer 6 ounce german weave cloth,
thrid layer 3/4 ounce mat (for original texture).
is completing the layup.
of the layers of "glass" had been applied in the
mold, the cross member was put on top while the hood was wet.
We then put clamps and as much weight as possible on top to
hold the two pieces together while the resin cures or "goes
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