The Footy Carcará in polystyrene vacuum forming

It finally happened:


Hull in the polystyrene sheet
Only 14 g
Deck in the sheet
Hull + Deck = 24 g

This weight need be increased. I am using for tests single polystyrene, the boat will be in high impact polystyrene. We need now change somethings in the molds to improve quality and finishing. But was a great experience.

The manufacturing process used was identical to the video below:


About Fred Schmidt

Engenheiro Naval interessado em projeto de veleiros radio-controlados. Naval Architect interested in RC sailboats design
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