Jul 14, 2024  
PUBLISHED 2023-2024 Credit Catalog 
PUBLISHED 2023-2024 Credit Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

AERO 211 - Aircraft Wood and Fabric Repair

Course Description:
Students will be introduced to basic theories and shop practices for finishing and repairing aircraft wood and fabric coverings. Characteristics of aircraft woods as well as the safety precautions for using synthetic resin adhesives will be discussed. Properties of various fabrics will be explored and fabric testing performed as students work with fabric and sealer application, study primers and varnishes, as well as practice typical repairs and finishing schemes. The care and use of hand tools and power tools for wood and fabrics will also be addressed.

3 Credits