Conserving Epoxy

Many first time boatbuilders use more epoxy than is required. Epoxy is both expensive and heavy, so here are some tips to help you use less epoxy, spend less money, and build a lighter boat:

  • Use enough epoxy in joints, but not too much. When you clamp a joint, a little epoxy should squeeze out. But epoxy running and dripping out of the joint is wasted.