Forming Tool Cleaning

Forming Tool Cleaning

180 Skills
Updated Jun 13, 2024

What you'll learn

  • Describe the requirements of tool strip cleaning, tool preparation (prep) cleaning, and release agent application
  • Identify when a tool prep clean is performed and when a tool strip clean is performed
  • Understand how to perform a tool prep clean and a tool strip clean
  • Understand how to properly apply a release agent
Course Description

Preparing a tool to produce a composite part is a critical step in the manufacture of the composite part. One of the key preparations includes cleaning the tools and applying a release agent before each layup is performed. In this course, you’ll learn about the steps involved in this process.