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How to Paint Your Airplane - eBook

How to Paint Your Airplane - eBook

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Product Features

  • Publisher: Sport Air Workshops
  • Author: Ron Alexander
  • Pages: 81
  • Look Inside: View
  • eBook Specifications

    • Type: Secure eBook (PDF)
    • Printing: v
    • Copy/Paste: Not Allowed
    • Offline Access: Yes
    • Search: Yes
    • Bookmarks: Yes
    • Compatibility: Windows, macOS, iOS, Android

For the homebuilder, aircraft restorer, or any light plane owner considering a fresh paint job for you airplane; How to Paint Your Own Airplane is an easy to follow and up-to-date book on aircraft painting techniques by Ron Alexander, Sport-Air Workshops and EAA. This book discusses materials (stressing Polyfiber brand products), tools and equipment, construction of a paint booth, preparation of metal, composite, and fabric surfaces, spraying and detailing technique, and safety concerns. This book is simple, but clearly written, and should be sufficient for anyone preparing to take on the task of painting a new custom aircraft.

Chapters Include:

  • Making the Decision to Paint
  • Painting Materials
  • Painting Safety and Environmental Concerns
  • Preparation of Metal Surfaces
  • Preparation of Composite Surfaces
  • Fabric Surfaces
  • Choosing and Mixing Paints
  • The Art of Spraying
  • N-Numbers and Decals
  • Sanding and Buffing
  • Common Painting Problems

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