New Zealand's Solar Car in the 2007 Panasonic World Solar Challenge

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Making the main mould

The mould released! - We need this mould to make the final light weight body shell.
The wax we put on the plug stops the red gelcoat from sticking so we can split the red mould and grey plug apart.

Sraying gelcoat onto the plug.
The gelcoat becomes the surface of the mould.


Laying up the fibreglass and core for the mould

Layed up!

Reinforcing the mould

More polishing...