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Violet Flame Orgone

While sea-faring crafts get the dominant focus around here, there are actually a wide variety of artisans using composites to craft their wares. A mere 20 miles from our Ventura location, Ojai is an enclave for such folks and an … Continue reading

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5 Essential Tools: Scott Larese

Having the right tool for a job helps eliminate wasted hours and frustration. Our goal with “5 Essential Tools” series is to have the experts guide us into which specific tools have allowed them to thrive in their careers. Scott … Continue reading

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Fiberglass Hawaii Legacy: Bob Haakenson

In celebration of our 50th anniversary, we’ll be highlighting a few longstanding members of the FGH family. Since 1966 we’ve been supplying the construction, marine, fishing, and surf industry with composites and building materials. While our product line has evolved … Continue reading

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Concrete Canoe Build

Every year the engineering department at the University of Hawaii Manoa participates in the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) national collegiate competition where each school has to build and paddle a concrete canoe. We know exactly what you’re thinking, … Continue reading

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Get a Smooth Finish on Your Next Project

The Fiberglass Hawaii Finish Shaping Pad is essential to any professional or aspiring shaper. This tool is most commonly used with full sheets of sand screen to achieve a smooth finish on various foam surfaces. This is a finishing tool … Continue reading

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Get Hands On At Dust & Fumes

Surfboards are a beautiful thing; part art, part science and pure fun. It’s these qualities that entice someone to try to shape their own board. Shaping can be an intimidating task for a first timer. What blank should I use? … Continue reading

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Bright is the NEW Black

Epoxy lovers rejoice! Fiberglass Hawaii is proud to offer ProLink Epoxy systems. The latest ProLink surfboard resin is just one of many new products coming down the pipe from our collaboration with ProLink. Here’s why this resin is so great … Continue reading

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