The vacuum infusion process is a closed molding process, and was initially developed over six decades ago. Until recently, these molding methods mostly languished in the background of mainstream molding, with only occasional interest from the composites community. Today, with styrene emissions becoming a major issue and with quality at the top of everyone’s list, VIP processes are receiving well-deserved attention.
Section 1: Structures of Materials
Section 2: Properties of Materials
Section 3: VIP Laminate Design
Section 4: Molds for VIP
Section 5: Vacuum Pumps and Vacuum Pressure
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