To mix fiberglass resin, mix 16 ounces of polyester resin with 1/8 ounce of methyl ethyl ketone in a clean disposable container. Color paste and wax powder additions provide color or polished finish.
In order to mix fiberglass resin, follow these steps:
- Preparing Begin by having polyester resin, methyl ethyl ketone, a disposable container and stirring stick. Protect hands, eyes and preparation surface.
- Mixing Fiberglass resin is best mixed in small batches. Pour resin in first, add methyl ethyl ketone and mix well with a stirring stick until it is the consistency of toothpaste.
- Finishing Add wax powder to provide resin with a polished finish or color resin with color paste. Resin hardens within 20 minutes.