Britain’s Great
Boating Festival14-23 September 2018

Glass Reinforced Plastics

Exhibitor: International Boatbuilding Training College - Lowestoft
Price: £680 including VAT
Product type: Training and Sea School
Exhibiting On Stand / Berth Nos
F015

Description

Glass Reinforced Plastics (GRP)

Course Duration: 4.5 days.

This ‘hands on’ course provides a comprehensive understanding of the use and treatment of GRP through practical exercises supported by theory for use in the maintenance of GRP craft.

The course consists of two main practical tasks: Lay up of a GRP bow section followed by damage simulation and two types of repair; Lay up of a small deck moulding which after trimming will be bonded to the bow section and theory covering release system, gel coat resins and catalysts, reinforcement, moulding techniques, identifying faults, health and safety procedures and more.

 

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