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Vacuum laminating the hull

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Here comes the exciting part of the building process:
After laying four dry layers of carbon fabric on the mold, we started the timer and the mixing of epoxy resin.

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All layers are throughly wet out and the wet laminate is covered in perforated film and absorber material before closing the vacuum film.

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We applied the vacuum for approximately 12 hours and let the composite cure for another 36 hours afterwards.