Composite Fairings Made Easy
Almost evey project requires making some special composite fairings. In this episode Wally Anderson demonstrates how to fabricate a quick and easy composite fairing. Wally is a Technical Counselor and member of EAA's Homebuilt Aircraft Council.
EAA Technical Counselor Mike Busch demonstrates the use of various tools to cut cured fiberglass composite materials.
Composite Layup with Peel Ply
In this segment, Dave Saylor demonstrates a composite layup using peel ply. Dave is an A&P aircraft mechanic with Inspection Authorization (IA), and owner of Aircrafters LLC in Watsonville, CA.
Drilling Holes in Composites
EAA Technical Counselor Mike Busch demonstrates the use of a hole saw to cut accurate holes in cured composite materials.
Peel Ply for Composites
EAA Technical Counselor Mike Busch explains peel ply properties and the uses for it during composite construction.
Composite Post-Cure Quality Checks
EAA Technical Counselor Mike Busch shows ways to inspect cured composite layups to inspect for any defects in the finished part.
EAA SportAir Workshops - Composite