Adding Fillers to Epoxy

Demonstrating the proper technique for adding WEST SYSTEM Fillers to epoxy. Fillers thicken the epoxy for easier bonding and fairing.


Short tutorial on proper techniques for bonding with WEST SYSTEM Epoxy. Covers how to thicken epoxy with fillers and create fillets.

Bulkhead Installation – Sail Video

WEST SYSTEM Technical Advisor, and veteran sailor Bruce Niederer, demonstrates the installation of a fiberglass-reinforced bulkhead on the J/22 HOG TIDE.

Fairing Basics

A demonstration of the basic technique for fairing. WEST SYSTEM Epoxy is mixed with fillers to make an easily sandable compound to fill lows.

Fairing the Hull of an Optimist Pram

WEST SYSTEM Technical Advisor Greg Bull walks through the steps to plan, and execute, fairing the hull of an Optimist Pram with WEST SYSTEM Epoxy.

Fastener Bonding

This is a short tutorial on the hows and whys of bonding fasteners and hardware with WEST SYSTEM Epoxy using the 105 Epoxy system.