Vacuum Supported Hand Lamination

Description:

The hand laminate is ideal for numerous handicrafts. It is characterized by the fact that it requires comparatively few tools. Furthermore, it is already known to many hobbyists and model builders who had to repair body parts.

The vacuum support already improves the quality considerably. The fiber volume content of the components is the mass with the same performance.

 

Tools:

  • Vacuum pump

 

Consumable material:

  • Resin + hardener
  • Disposable gloves
  • Cup + spatula
  • Fabrics
  • Brush
  • Vacuum bagging film
  • Sealant Tape
  • Vacuum pipe

 

Method:

  • Applying the release agent also the shape
    • Apply release agent (link release agent in the shop) using a lint-free cloth
    • Leave to air for 5 minutes
    • Polish the streaks out of the mold in the last gear
    • Apply release agent minium 4 times on new tools
    • Already used tools need at least 2 times release agent
  • Apply resin on tool
  • Apply outer layer
    • Apply the fabrics from the center to the edge
    • Press down the fabric with your fingers or a brush
  • Apply next lay on mold and drench it with resin
  • Repeat the process as often as necessary
  • Close vacuum bagging film and apply vacuum
  • Allow resin to harden
  • Separate component from mould and cut the edges
Faserverbundaufbau; Lagenaufbau; Harzinfuionsaufbau
Faserverbundaufbau; Lagenaufbau; Harzinfuionsaufbau