Back to Basics with Wet-Layup!
19 years ago I produced my first ever composite moulding. I remember it well - a fuselage component for a light aircraft prototype laminated on my first day at AEL (now Airborne UK). As an introduction to the world of composites, it's fitting that it was made using the time-honoured 'wet-layup' method - hard to forget the sense of excitement felt when glass fabric and a pot of resin are combined for the first time to produce a strong yet lightweight part! Fast-forward 19 y