Resin Transfer Moulding (RTM) and Resin Infusion (RI) Familiarisation

Upcoming dates:

12th July 2018 - Bookings closed 

Learning Aims:

This course introduces delegates to ‘Closed Moulding’, including examples of various projects and the differences between the various types (Resin Infusion, RTM, Light RTM, VRTM, HPRTM etc.). There will be a general explanation with the fundamental principles of the different processes, considerations relating to pressure and vacuum, advantages and disadvantages of the each process.  At completion of the course, delegates should have a good grounding in repair methods

Learning Style: Theory and practical demonstration 

Who should attend? We recommended this course for individuals or groups who are new to ‘closed mould’ techniques and applications.

Duration: 1 Day 

Learning Objectives: 

Explain materials for RTM

  • Fibre types 
  • Resin systems 
  • Cores 
  • Release agents 

Explain equipment for RTM 

  • Mixing and non-mixing equipment 
  • The interface between the injection machine and the mould 
  • The importance of pressure control 
  • Other control considerations 
  • Automation 
  • Problem solving 

Understanding of Resin Infusion 

  • Developments in mechanised resin-delivery and process control- the link from RTM to infusion
  • Materials and techniques for infusion- infusion strategies

Individual Price: £295 per person 

Group Booking Price: £2360 for up to 10 delegates per course date 

For further information or to make a booking enquiry please contact 

 +44 (0) 117 370 7600