Stage 2 – Construction

Techniques for: pattern making, jig building, tool making, forming and welding aluminium alloy double curvature panels

training Description


Three-day course building on the techniques learnt on stage 1 progressing onto; making patterns, jig building, tool making, forming and welding aluminium alloy double curvature panels.

You will learn to : –

  • Take accurate profiles from original bodywork
  • Make patterns to accurately reproduce original parts
  • Construct jigs to aid reproduction of double-curvature panels
  • Use tooling to replicate original pressed detail
  • Form complex double-curvature panel in aluminium alloy
  • Refine shape and smooth panel using a wheeling machine
  • Butt-weld aluminium alloy double-curvature panel

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