TotalBoat 5:1 Epoxy Kits Gallon B
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TotalBoat 5:1 Epoxy Kits

TotalBoat 5:1 Epoxy Kits include everything you need to tackle epoxy repairs and fiberglass projects. This complete project-ready epoxy kit includes: TotalBoat 5:1 epoxy resin; your choice of either fast or slow TotalBoat hardener; a set of metered mixing pumps, 2 stir sticks, 2 mixing pails, and a pair of latex gloves.

Pumps are color coded to match the resin or hardener cap for convenience. Mix one full pump of hardener to every one full pump of resin. Our calibrated 5:1 pumps ensure a perfect 5:1 mix ratio every time.

System sizes: Group Size A = Quart Kit; Group Size B = Gallon Kit

Note: Don't need the pumps, gloves, stir sticks, or mixing cups? Gallon size kits are also available with just resin & hardener included. This 'no frills' version makes sense if you already have TotalBoat pumps and simply need more epoxy.

 
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Tip: Wash cured epoxy with soap and water to remove any amine blush prior to overcoating or painting.
HANDLING PROPERTIES   Fast Kit   Slow Kit  
Mix Ratio by Weight  100 Resin : 18 Hardener  100 Resin : 17 Hardener 
Mix Ratio by Volume  5 Resin : 1 Hardener  5 Resin : 1 Hardener 
Resin Viscosity at 77 F, cP  1,000  1,000 
Hardener Viscosity at 77 F, cP  1,850  225 
Mixed Viscosity at 77 F, cP  1,200  450 
Gel Time at 77 F, 150g, minutes  13  23 
PHYSICAL PROPERTIES      
Color  Amber   Amber 
Tensile Strength, psi  8,400  9,200 
Tensile Modulus, psi  422,000  466,000 
Tensile Elongation, %  3.1  4.1 
Compressive Strength, psi  14,400  13,800 
Flexural Modulus, psi  486,000  463,000 
Heat Deflection Temperature, F  142  132 
Izod Impact, Notched, ft-lb/in  1.32  1.14 
Shrinkage, in/in  <0.003  <0.003 
Hardness, Shore D  85  86 
BRAND: TotalBoat
Material: Epoxy
Number Of Parts: Two Part
4.5 68

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TotalBoat 5:1 Epoxy Kits
 
4.5

(based on 68 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

  • 5 Stars

     

    (43)

  • 4 Stars

     

    (18)

  • 3 Stars

     

    (5)

  • 2 Stars

     

    (1)

  • 1 Stars

     

    (1)

94%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Easy to use (56)
  • Protects well (25)
  • Weather proof (21)
  • Visually pleasing (16)

Cons

  • Messy (4)

Best Uses

  • Outdoors (23)
  • Wood trim (14)
  • Indoor (10)
  • Quick fix (9)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Advanced (24), Casual/ recreational (24), Beginner (9), Professional (9)
    • Was this a gift?:
    • No (64)

Most Liked Positive Review

 

Total Boat Epoxy

I use Total Boat epoxy for bonding wood and filler during the restoration of a Harkers Island Net Boat. First time using this product but have had no problems and it performs as well...Read complete review

I use Total Boat epoxy for bonding wood and filler during the restoration of a Harkers Island Net Boat. First time using this product but have had no problems and it performs as well as any of the more expensive epoxies on the market.

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Most Liked Negative Review

 

Pump volume must be off

I purchased 5:1 epoxy kit with pumps to repair delamination on my Hobie 16. I liked the fact that one pump resin and one pump of the hardener gives you a 5:1...Read complete review

I purchased 5:1 epoxy kit with pumps to repair delamination on my Hobie 16. I liked the fact that one pump resin and one pump of the hardener gives you a 5:1 ratio without having to measure. Luckily I did a small test batch to make sure the epoxy would set up correctly. Well, the test batch took over an hour to gel and over 2 hours to harden and still there was oily residue so it seems that it did not set up correctly overall. I then decided to add more hardener with another test batch. Well that batch set up too quickly and with generated alot of heat. Finally I found the right mixture which was 2 pumps of resin with about 1 1/2 pumps of hardener. It set up correctly and hardened within about 15 minutes. I repaired half of my one haul but I don't like the fact that I have to "wing it" to get the proper ratio. I feel like I wasted alot of product and money in having to experiment to get it right. I am not sure if i have faulty pumps or materials. I of course bled the pumps to rid of any air pockets. I could have used the supplied mixing cups but I would much rather make several small batches and avoid the epoxy setting up before I am finished injecting it. It worked great after injecting it into the hull. It is strong stuff and my hull is now rock hard. I could have done without having to experiment to get it right thus wasting product and money.

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5.0

Great product, great service

By Dave

from Punta Gorda, FL

About Me Casual/ Recreational

Verified Buyer

Pros

  • Easy to Use

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Wood Trim

    Comments about TotalBoat 5:1 Epoxy Kits:

    Delayed hardener was very slow (several hours). When it did cure it was very hard and worked well

    • Was this a gift?:
    • No
     
    5.0

    Saved my bowed metal bath tub

    By PAULZ

    from OVIEDO, FL

    About Me Casual/ Recreational

    Verified Buyer
    Midshipman

    Pros

    • Easy to Use
    • Easy to work with
    • Levels Perfectly

    Cons

    • None

    Best Uses

    • Bath Tub
    • Bath Tub Repair
    • Indoor

    Comments about TotalBoat 5:1 Epoxy Kits:

    My metal/ceramic coated bath tub was bowed along the bottom, evidently from a very heavy object standing in it. Water would pool in the bowed area and not drain. The Total Boat 5:1 Epoxy filled the damaged area perfectly and leveled the bottom of the tub so it could drain again. Used an epoxy paint to cover and protect the epoxy. It looks great and stays solid and in place even with heavy shower traffic. An inexpensive repair instead of costly tub replacement.

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    • No
     
    5.0

    Great Product

    By DENNIS

    from BALTIMORE, MD

    About Me Beginner

    See all my reviews

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Easy to Use
    • Protects Well
    • Weather Proof

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Outdoor

      Comments about TotalBoat 5:1 Epoxy Kits:

      First time fiberglassing plywood. The product and fiberglass mat went on smoothly. I made the mistake in moving the stand and the mat lifted off the plywood. Using a razor, it was tough to cut though. I had to remove a small section of the mat that didn't seal properly. Will be ordering again. Thanks Jamestown

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      • No
       
      4.0

      TotalBoat Epoxy

      By DANM

      from Eliot, ME

      About Me Casual/ Recreational

      See all my reviews

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Easy to Use

      Cons

      • Short Pot Life In Hot Wea

      Best Uses

        Comments about TotalBoat 5:1 Epoxy Kits:

        Usual fast service. Have been using this product to laminate some frames for a new glued lapstrake boat drawn by Joel White. Even the slow hardener sets pretty quickly in the 80 degree heat. I have been laminating 2 laminates at a time which is all right for a retired hobbyist, but may slow down someone who needs to get more done in a shorter time. A friend has suggested putting the resin and glue in the refrigerator before mixing. Haven't tried that yet. Another possibility is to use West System ultra slow hardener, but I would want to check with the Total Boat tech people before doing it. All in all, this is an excellent product at a great price. I recommend it highly.

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        • No
         
        3.0

        Pump volume must be off

        By Bobby

        from Land O Lakes, Florida

        Verified Reviewer

        Pros

        • Easy to Use
        • Visually Pleasing

        Cons

          Best Uses

            Comments about TotalBoat 5:1 Epoxy Kits:

            I purchased 5:1 epoxy kit with pumps to repair delamination on my Hobie 16. I liked the fact that one pump resin and one pump of the hardener gives you a 5:1 ratio without having to measure. Luckily I did a small test batch to make sure the epoxy would set up correctly. Well, the test batch took over an hour to gel and over 2 hours to harden and still there was oily residue so it seems that it did not set up correctly overall. I then decided to add more hardener with another test batch. Well that batch set up too quickly and with generated alot of heat. Finally I found the right mixture which was 2 pumps of resin with about 1 1/2 pumps of hardener. It set up correctly and hardened within about 15 minutes. I repaired half of my one haul but I don't like the fact that I have to "wing it" to get the proper ratio. I feel like I wasted alot of product and money in having to experiment to get it right. I am not sure if i have faulty pumps or materials. I of course bled the pumps to rid of any air pockets. I could have used the supplied mixing cups but I would much rather make several small batches and avoid the epoxy setting up before I am finished injecting it. It worked great after injecting it into the hull. It is strong stuff and my hull is now rock hard. I could have done without having to experiment to get it right thus wasting product and money.

             
            5.0

            I would buy this product again

            By Captain Chris

            from Traverse City, Michigan

            About Me Advanced

            Verified Reviewer

            Pros

            • Compares Well With West S
            • Easy to Use
            • Protects Well
            • Visually Pleasing
            • Weather Proof

            Cons

              Best Uses

                Comments about TotalBoat 5:1 Epoxy Kits:

                Use it just like you would use West System

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                • No
                 
                5.0

                good stuff

                By LC

                from Oregon coast

                About Me Casual/ Recreational

                Pros

                • Easy to Use
                • Protects Well

                Cons

                  Best Uses

                    Comments about TotalBoat 5:1 Epoxy Kits:

                    Make sure the epoxy has been sitting in 65 degree or more for a while before using so it pumps out of the container easier.
                    Easy to use, 5 pumps of epoxy to one pump of catalyst.
                    The slow cure catalyst is just that - very slow curing, best for laminating.
                    For quicker repairs, get the faster curing.

                     
                    5.0

                    TotalBoat, totally awsome!

                    By TODDD

                    from GROSSE ILE, MI

                    About Me Casual/ Recreational

                    See all my reviews

                    Verified Buyer

                    Pros

                    • Easy to Use
                    • Everything Simply Worked

                    Cons

                    • None

                    Best Uses

                    • Deck Repairs

                    Comments about TotalBoat 5:1 Epoxy Kits:

                    The kit contained everything I needed together with the G10 and release fabric I purchased to complete the repair to the deck on my sailboat. Working with epoxy from underneath the deck is always a messy proposition but the TotalBoat epoxy with fast hardner and some thickener worked well together to accomplish my task with out any problems.

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                    • No
                     
                    5.0

                    Awesome product!

                    By JAMESC

                    from CUTCHOGUE, NY

                    About Me Beginner

                    Verified Buyer

                    Pros

                    • Easy to Use
                    • Protects Well

                    Cons

                      Best Uses

                        Comments about TotalBoat 5:1 Epoxy Kits:

                        First time fiberglasser, this kit made me confident in a task that seem so haunting. I felt like a seseasoned professional with the first application.

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                        • No
                         
                        5.0

                        Great Stuff

                        By MICHAELG

                        from Concrete, WA

                        About Me Beginner

                        Verified Buyer

                        Pros

                        • Easy to Use

                        Cons

                          Best Uses

                            Comments about TotalBoat 5:1 Epoxy Kits:

                            I've been using the Fast Hardener at 50 - 60 deg. temps. It has been very easy to use. I also called Customer Service for help and recommendation ( I'm sorry I can't recall who I spoke with, but A+++ )

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