On Wed, 21 Dec 2005 18:31:39 GMT, Adrian Smith wrote:
I found some epoxy galss at Huntingdon..balsa cabin? and I think sussex
model center does it. Thats UK, so not a lot of usesadly
Carbon board I have seen from car racing and fiber specialists - expect a
shock pricewise. ten dollars might buy you a square inch or so.
Don't know where you would get it, but then you are "over there" whilst I am
"over here". However you can expect to pay more than you are probably hoping
for. Quality carbon fiber is in very short supply lately and producers can
pretty much get what they wish to ask. Those who are willing to pay the
price stand a better chance of getting the stuff that those that don't wish
to pay the price.
What's the problem? Lots of answers, but among them: Boeing has decided to
built airplanes using large quantities of carbon fiber. One of the very few
suppliers is bankrupt and in receivership. not enough production capacity.
Be careful, carbon fiber is a main ingredient in aircraft brakes. Corners
will be cut, and marginal materials will be used. Chose airports with long
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