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Composite Material Storage - Skill Group Pathway is a Program

Composite Material Storage - Skill Group Pathway


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Proper care and storage of fiber based materials is important in producing defect-free composite parts. Understanding the care and storage requirements is important information for anyone working with composite parts.

By the end of this course, you will be able to

  • List general requirements of storing fiber based materials
  • Define shelf life
  • Understand the effect of temperature on shelf life
  • Define exposure time
  • Understand how exposure time is tracked
  • Define kitting
  • List steps for preparing prepreg material for use
  • Define controlled contamination area
  • Define the methods of controlling contamination in a controlled contamination area
  • List common clothing requirements to contain contamination in a composite layup room
  • Define the effects contamination has in cured composite parts

Estimated completion time (hours): 1.8