DIY Fairing Compound – Microballoons

In this tutorial,  you will learn to create a DIY fairing compound by using phenolic microballoons and epoxy resin. This technique is often used by professionals but can be replicated more affordably using magnesium-silicon aka talcum powder; to achieve similar results.

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  1. So where is the prep? How much of the microspheres, how much resin? I have never seen brown microspheres. Always white. What’s the desired consistency? How are the two materials mixed together? How was the surface prepared?

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