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Fibreglass – Product Costing Calculator - Option 2

Use our Fibreglass Product Cost Calculator to get an estimated cost of your project.

Troubleshooting:
1. Please enter only numbers where required and weights in kilograms eg. 300g as 0.300
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3. Quantities of totals are estimated and depends on how products are applied.

Costing Calculator for Fibreglass Composites per Square Meter
1. Calculate Total Square Meter Area:
Enter width and length in meters only eg. 10.54

Weight and Cost of Fibreglass Materials
2. Surface Tissue
Total m² x Layers x Cost per m² = Total Cost
Total m² x Layers x Weight per m² = Total Weight

3. Chop Strand Mat
Total m² x Weight x Layers = Total Weight x Cost per KG = Total Cost

300gsm:
450gsm:
600gsm:
4. Woven Roving
Total m² x Entered Weight x Layers = Total Weight x Cost per KG = Total Cost
Weights entered in kg eg. 450gsm = 0.450

5. Coremat
Total m² x Layers = Total m² x Cost per m² = Total Cost
Thickness entered in mm eg. 3mm = 3

Weight and Cost of Resin Required
6. Gelcoat Required
Approximate quantity per m² is between 600gsm to 800gsm.
Calculation based on Entered gsm Gelcoat x Total Square Meters = Total Weight x Cost per kg = Total Cost

7. Flowcoat Required
Approximate quantity per m² is between 600gsm to 800gsm.
Calculation based on Entered gsm Resin x Total Square Meters = Total Weight x Cost per kg = Total Cost

8. Resin Required Ortho GP in Kg (Ratio 2.5 to 1) for:


Weight and Cost of Catalyst Required
9. Catalyst Required (Total Weight in Kg) for:
Total Gelcoat / Flowcoat / Resin Weight x Input %

HOT 1%
MED 2%
COLD 3%

10. Material Wastage at 10%

11. Labour Cost
Enter Amount of Labourers eg. 2, How many Hours per Product eg. 3 and Cost per labourer per hour

12. Accessories - Wood, PU Foam, Glass, Hinges, Bolts, Rubbers etc.
Add your non fibreglass accessories costs here.

13. Total Cost of Item

14. Add your Margin
Enter your Mark-up, Margin or Profit here.

15. Your Selling Price per Unit or Part

16. Number of Units / Products
Enter total number of Units or Products to be manufactured.


LIMIT OF LIABILITY APPLIES
The information included in this document is given in good faith and is intended to assist you the customer in determining the suitability of this product for your application. Due to the diverse applications and conditions in which many of our products may be used, we request that you, the user, test and inspect our product to satisfy yourself of its contents and suitability for your specific need. This document does not constitute any guarantee or warranty expressed or implied. The exclusive remedy for all proven claims is replacement of our product and under no circumstances shall we be liable for any special, consequential or incidental damages.

Fibreglass How to Guides

Fibreglass How to Guide

Nivitex have various guides available for the DIY person that will help you with your next project from costings on projects to using various fibreglass products for mould making etc.

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Technical Information

Technical Information Guides

We have technical information available on various fibreglass products. These guides will help you with faults, how to apply products, grades of fibreglass and much more.

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