Taking composite material repair and modification technologies for marine vessels to the NEXT LEVEL!
This course provides an exceptional overview of the both the essential and advanced methods, technologies, equipment, materials and processes involved in the repair and modification of composite boats of all sizes. The latest materials technologies utilizing glass fiber, carbon fiber, aramid fiber (Kevlar™) and polyethylene-based fabrics will be applied during the hands-on shop exercises in the course.
Polyester, vinyl ester and epoxy resin systems will be demonstrated and used in the shop. Lectures supported by PowerPoint and video presentations will be provided each day as will shop exercises that challenge the trainee to perform complex repairs that are vacuum bagged and cured with heat control.
Topics covered in this 5-day course include:
Prior composites experience or training is not required.
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