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bruce-77346 05-06-2003 07:55 AM

bondo and fiberglass
 
Need help! Is it ok to use bondo on top of fiberglass for car hoods? I used bondo to smoothen and shape a fiberglass hood, but realized that the hood will have a lot of expansion and contractions. Will bondo react with this? Any tip is greatful

Thanks :rolleyes:

willys36@aol.com 05-06-2003 08:11 AM

Marriage made in heaven! As long as the bondo isn't super thick (not a good idea anywhere), it will do super on fiberglass. Much more compatible than bondo and steel.

mitmaks 05-06-2003 11:49 AM

id use fiberglass style bondo

Dragon J 05-06-2003 01:51 PM

The scoop I did on my 'J <<< was fiberglassed on and the imperfections filled with minimal bondo. You'll be fine, just (as willys says) don't use it too thick or structurally.

bullheimer 05-06-2003 04:28 PM

so then it would be great for my glass spoiler, ala 72 camaro? i thought this plastic bondo was almost the same, just different. :rolleyes:


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