Metal-to-Metal Bonding


Course overview

This is a three day course with the emphasis on the practical aspects of metal to metal bonded repairs and so 80% of the instruction will take place in the workshop. Delegates will be given some initial theory to enable them to work safely and to appreciate the principles behind the formation of a sound metal to metal bond.

Who will benefit from the course?

Anyone involved in the maintenance and repair of metal aircraft components and structures. The techniques learnt on this course will produce repairs with far superior strength and fatigue characteristics compared with traditionally fastened repairs and so this skill will enhance your essential professional skills.

Topics covered on this course include

  • Surface preparation including anodising
  • Wet resin and adhesive film bonding
  • Vacuum hot bonding
  • Methods of applying pressure
  • Flush repairs to honeycomb structures

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