Tips for Using Fibreglass in Summer

Summer is the optimum time for any large fibreglass repairs as there is less rain, improved temperatures and generally good working conditions.

However, what do you need to do when temperatures start to rise beyond normal? In this post, we're sharing our top tips!

Fibreglass in Summer Months

  • Always check the local weather forecast, it is a good idea to have an app on your phone that you rely on for this.
  • Check the temperature. Do not start fibreglassing if the temperature is above 35°C as it will cure too quickly. Use the catalyst addition chart to calculate the percentage of resin that should be used.
  • Leave the resin and topcoat in the shade to prevent direct sunlight from heating them up.
  • The curing time
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