Glass reinforced plastic or fiberglass is a composite material made from strands of glass and liquid resin. This versatile material is used in the construction of cars, trucks, motorcycles, boats and aircraft. Fiberglass is an easy material for the DIY modeler or repairer to use. Written with the layman in mind, this book covers: Materials, tools and equipment; Health and safety; Repairing existing components; Modifying and strengthening existing moldings; Designing and making patterns; Making moulds; Wet lay-up technique; Curing times and methods; Releasing compounds from moulds; and Mould-less techniques.
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Keith Noakes has extensive experience and knowledge of glass reinforced plastics, having worked in the industry for over twenty years. He has advised motorcycle and motor racing teams, and formed his own composite company supplying components to Formula One and Cart teams.
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Book Description Crowood Press, Limited, The, United Kingdom, 2003. Trade Paperback. Book Condition: New. Reprint. Written with the layman in mind, covers materials, tools and squipment, health and safety, repairing existing components, modifying and strengthening existing mouldings, designing and making patterns, making moulds, wet lay-up technique, curing times and methods, releasing compounds from moulds, and resin casting. From repairing a simple crack to moulding a complete body.128pp Size: 11 3/4 x 8 1/4. Bookseller Inventory # N00320
Book Description The Crowood Press, 2003. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # M1861265751
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