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Old 11-09-2009, 10:05 PM   #1
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Best materials for a homebuild?

Need some of your expert opinions on best woods and epoxies for my homebuilt master blaster.

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Old 11-09-2009, 10:40 PM   #2
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try a search... there are may options
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Old 11-09-2009, 10:50 PM   #3
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I dont think you can go wrong with teak for your wood, west systems epoxy, Neptonics parts, Mori shafts and tips and a lot of searching on the internet and this board and you should just about be a able to build any gun you can dream up. Good luck....you are going down a path of no return.
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I dont think you can go wrong with teak for your wood, west systems epoxy, Neptonics parts, Mori shafts and tips and a lot of searching on the internet and this board and you should just about be a able to build any gun you can dream up. Good luck....you are going down a path of no return.
I have a ready supply of teak but I was considering mixing with a compatible wood (mahogany perhaps). As far as epoxies goes, west systems seems to be the only answer anyone I've talked to (or read) has. Is there no better choice?
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I have a ready supply of teak but I was considering mixing with a compatible wood (mahogany perhaps). As far as epoxies goes, west systems seems to be the only answer anyone I've talked to (or read) has. Is there no better choice?
No there is not. . .


You can use lots of woods, the link i posted should get you started. Read a few pages and you will get ALOT of info on some very nice woods and techniques to use.

This will help also,

http://www.**********************.co...-wood-guy.html

(Wood Guy) A man with great skill and knowledge on wood working. Maybe he may be able to answer some of your questions.


"gee thanks pal" not sure if that's a smartass comment or not, either way Good luck on your build,


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