Stellar colour match

11 months 2 weeks ago - 11 months 2 weeks ago #30698 by Dicko
Stellar colour match was created by Dicko
Does anyone know what colour the yellow on a stellar ultra is? I need to patch a chip on the nose and was hoping someone had already matched the colour.
Conversely does Stellar sell touchup kits? (they sell everything else)

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11 months 2 weeks ago #30699 by Simon Haywood
Replied by Simon Haywood on topic Stellar colour match
Dicko,

The two pack paint used on that ski SEL Ultra (Series 1) MIPA: RAL 1018 Zinc Yellow. There are two spots on the bow where I touched it up...The cockpit has been partially resprayed when I installed the Andersen bailer.

Previous craft: Affinity, Endorfinn, Multisport, Epic V8, V10sport, V10, V12, Fenn Swordfish, Spirit PRS Elite; Stellar S18S, SR, SE, SEL, S2E, S2EL

Current Skis:
Huki S1-R
Stellar S18S - Excel
Stellar SR - Ultra


Skis on order: None!
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11 months 2 weeks ago #30700 by Dicko
Replied by Dicko on topic Stellar colour match
Thanks Simon.

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11 months 2 weeks ago #30706 by leebee
Replied by leebee on topic Stellar colour match
Stellar sells matching gelcoat and it is rather thick (almost paste-like) so it is easier to patch scratches, etc. The do not sell the catalyst MIBK with it so you need to buy it from a gelcoat/fiberglass repair company who will give you the mixing ratio. It works well.
There is a nice article on doing repairs in Wesley Echols Surfski Review Blog.

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11 months 1 week ago - 11 months 1 week ago #30707 by mamaru
Replied by mamaru on topic Stellar colour match
On my search for coloured epoxy- gelcoat I did not find any in Germany. They just take resin with additives for colour and thixotropy, e.g.

colour paste or

colour paste and chips and

thixotroping agent .

Have a blessed year 2018 with abundant fascinating trips and always save travel!

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11 months 1 week ago #30729 by Dicko
Replied by Dicko on topic Stellar colour match
Hey Simon,
where did you get those cleats on the back side of the pedals? The ones that stop the rudder line from slipping. I have a mate that wants to set up a similar system.

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