Some new foam lures/ New tutorial.
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Posted 29 November 2004 - 09:14 AM
I just posted a tutorial on how to make a Bondo mold and subsequent Foam lures, in the hardbait tutorial section. Thanx for the inspiration, Shawn.
Some new Foamies.
Two foamies. The bottom one is lead loaded and has a steeper lip angle to get it deeper.
Posted 29 November 2004 - 10:05 AM
I've just finished playing with my molds. Found new trick - mixing epoxy with the concrete. Actually as I found out in softplastic tutorial (http://www.tackleund...de=article&k=27) I use not the epoxy, I use Polyester fiberglass resin
Will post some pics later
Posted 29 November 2004 - 10:26 AM
NIce Tutorial Mike. Thanks for sharing. & it's just in time cause I was thinking about casting some parts for my jointed lure .
PS: Link for No. 11 & the last one didn't work for me, was ask to provide password. Was hoping to be able to see your face in the last one.
Posted 29 November 2004 - 10:31 AM
yeap, same here, was asked for a password
Posted 29 November 2004 - 12:03 PM
Sorry, :oops: Try these. I have to figure how to edit the tutorial.
This is the last one
It should be OK, now.
Posted 29 November 2004 - 08:08 PM
Great Tutorial Mike
I just got the photos resized and plugged in. If there's anything you'd like to revise at anytime let me know.
Posted 29 November 2004 - 09:16 PM
Thanks for making the whole thing presentable. I thought the links were OK, but you've made it much better.
Posted 30 November 2004 - 06:43 AM
FF is here, too. The dude really knows how to paint. Now if he could only teach me how to do that with rattle cans.
Posted 30 November 2004 - 06:57 AM
I need to know what coating-painting-finishing system he use as I know he uses urethane automotive finish
Just bought interesting thing for a prime coat - see what will happen
here is the link (PDF file):
also guys from Tikkurila have clear 2 part urethane coating, but that thing is sold only in 1.5 gallons and cost is
Posted 30 November 2004 - 07:15 AM
FF runs an Auto body repair shop so he has access to all kinds of paints and supplies. Talk about "The Mother Load."
Posted 30 November 2004 - 08:24 AM
Great tutorial. I have always wanted to try foam and now
I think I will.
But, with my luck so far, I'll leave out the plastic coating.
Posted 30 November 2004 - 09:50 AM
Here's a Herring Scheme. 4" and 1.25 oz w/o hooks. Floats with a slight nose down attitude.[/img]