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  • 1) Lays up fiberglass and resin-coated fabrics on plaster, steel, or wooden forms to mold plastic parts for products, such as boats, sporting equipment, automobile bodies, and airplane seats: Cleans form with solvent and sprays it with parting agent, such as wax or soap.

  • 2) Cuts fabric to specified size, following pattern or template and using knife or scissors.

  • 3) Measures and mixes plastic resins, coloring agents, and catalyst as specified, using scales and portable mixer.

  • 4) Spreads compound on form, positions fabric on compound, and rubs fabric with squeegee to remove air bubbles.

  • 5) Applies additional layers of compound and fabric to build up specified number of laminations.

  • 6) Trims edges of laminated fabric, using scissors or knife.

  • 7) Allows part to cure and removes it from mold.

  • 8) May paint part, using spray gun.

  • 9) May drill and cut part, following template and using power drill and power saw.

  • 10) Sprays mixture of chopped fiberglass, resin, and catalyst on mold to form laminations, using spray gun.

  • 11) May tend machine that wraps resin impregnated fabric strips around mandrel to form plastic rods.




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DOT:   754.684-050

Job Number: 5710