Many industries consider sheet metal fabrication a complex blend of art and science, requiring finesse to achieve the desired results. If you have ever attempted aircraft skin panel repair, you have undoubtedly done something to that metal and then noticed that it had an unexpected effect somewhere else. Getting unwanted shrinking and stretching where you… Continue reading Aircraft Skin Panel Repair Basics
Skin panels are essential aircraft components. They keep the plane pressurized, they provide shape and contour to an airframe. Some cases, they are designed to help carry flight and ground loads. Some are affixed permanently (until the airframe comes in for inspection) and some are designed to be removed after every flight. Regardless of the… Continue reading Repair Your Aircraft Skin Panel With Cold Spray
Repairing or replacing equipment can be costly and time-consuming. The cold spray coating process can reduce or eliminate downtime and provide other benefits.