Encapsulating the Frame

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Encapsulating the Frame

Post by Bill Edmundson » Fri Dec 29, 2017 1:23 pm

I wish I had encapsulated the frame of the Tahoe as I went. Doing this after the flip is a real PITA, not to mention the knees and back. Probably some bloodshed, too.

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Re: Encapsulating the Frame

Post by TomB » Fri Dec 29, 2017 2:37 pm

I agree Bill. I encapsulated after the frames and chines were on and after all the notches were cut. Puddles of cured epoxy gave me extra practice cleaning up the corners of all the notches. :oops: :oops:

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Re: Encapsulating the Frame

Post by BillJ » Sat Jun 23, 2018 3:24 am

Sounds like really wise advice.

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