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Artwork Fiberglassing And Sanding

Shaping School Main Start To Finish Course Learn To Shape Learning Artwork Glassing & Sanding Learning CNC Design

 

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Welcome to Essence Surf's learning artwork, fiberglassing & sanding school course.

Learn the real core of surfboard building with advanced classes in the glass room!

We have broken this into multiple sub sections since there are so many variations available in this process.

Base Cost: Includes Fin Installation, Basic Glassing, Hot Coating and proper Sanding techniques.

 

Variations Include but are not limited to:

 Base Price: (Return to top of page)

rickp-hotcoat.jpgBase pricing includes the items listed in this section and is always applied to this course. Items below this section are additional to these prices:

All Products for these builds must be purchased through Essence Surf.

 

BASE PRICE:Cut and Shaped Blank (Poly) (By Essence Surf), Fin Boxes, Leash Plug. Basic Glassing: Standard glass weights and layers. Poly Only. Fin Installation: FCS II or Bahne Boxes. Basic Sanding: 80 grit to 400 grit matt finish.

Board Size: Class Price:

Fin Box Type

(Thruster or Single):

Fin Box Adder

(2+1 or 4 or 5 fin):

5'8" - 6'9" $550 FCS II $35
6'10" - 7'11" $575 FCS II $35
8'0" - 9'1" $650 Bahne

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9'2" - 9'8" $675 Bahne $35
9'9" - 10'0" $725 Bahne $35

Airbrushing: (Return to top of page)

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Airbrush pricing is based per color and is added to the base price listed above.

Airbrushing is generally done on the finished blank prior to fin installation and glassing. Pinlining is included if needed.

Board Size: Color Cost: Pinline:
5'8" - 6'9" $45 per color Included
6'10" - 7'11" $55 per color Included
8'0" - 9'1" $68 per color Included
9'2" - 9'8" $75 per color Included
9'9" - 10'0" $100 per color Included

 Resin Color: (Return to top of page)

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Resin Color or more commonly known as Resin Swirls are priced in single or two color pairs with additional colors having additional pricing.

These prices are added to the base cost:

Leave structure behind and let the color do the taking when adding resin swirls to your board. After glassing and hot coating, learn pin line application, gloss coating and polishing.

Board Size: 1 or 2 colors: More than 2 colors:

Pinlining, gloss coating and Polishing:

5'8" - 6'9" $150 $35 per additional color $45
6'10" - 7'11" $165 $45 per additional color $45
8'0" - 9'1" $185 $65 per additional color $65
9'2" - 9'8" $210 $75 per additional color $65
9'9" - 10'0" $225 $75 per additional color $85

 Acid Splash: (Return to top of page)

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Acid Splash is a marbelized color application that is generally done with panel work. Pricing below is added to base price.

Acid Splashes are a fun and colorful addition to any board. Light weight and easy to apply, this artwork can be applied to nearly any type of board.

 Board Size:  2 colors 2 panels:  Additional panels: Acrylic Sealing:

Gloss Finish & Polishing: 

 5'8" - 6'9" $80 $25  $35   $75
 6'10" - 7'11"  $80 $25   $35  $75 
 8'0" - 9'1" $95  $45   $45  $85
 9'2" - 9'8" $95  $45   $45  $95
 9'9" - 10'0" $110  $50   $55  $125

 Graphic Inlay: (Return to top of page)

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Want to really customize your board? Get a full board graphic inlay or fabric inlay:

Provide us with your artwork or photo and we will print out a full board graphic and teach you how to imbed it into your board. Or pick from an assortment of fabrics and inlay the panel into your board,

Pricing below is added to base cost.

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Board Size: Print (Customer Artwork): Fabric (Preset Patterns):
5'8" - 6'9" $150 Per Side $65 Per Panel
6'10" - 7'11" $185 Per Side $85 Per Panel
8'0" - 9'1" $200 Per Side $105 Per Panel
9'2" - 9'8" $225 Per Side $125 Per Panel
9'9" - 10'0" $275 Per Side $150 Per Panel

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