The Plastics Fix is a text book covering automotive and general plastic welding and repairs. The Plastics Fix can be ordered directly from Techspan Group .
This hard-covered text book contains 232 pages packed full with detailed information including over 300 colour illustrations and photographs.
The high replacement cost of damaged plastic components in automotive and general industry has created the necessity and viability to train personnel to be plastic welding and repair technicians.
This training text is designed to assist the plastic repairer and fabricator to take advantage of these opportunities. Plastic welding skills can also be applied in the agricultural sector, fabricating and repairing water storage and spray tanks, storage crates, irrigation pipes and farm machinery.
Motorbikes and quads now have more plastic. The building and air-conditioning industries also require plastic welding of air-conditioning ducts, chemical tanks, and wastewater systems.
Topics covered in the book include plastic processing technology; plastic types and structure; identification of plastics; workplace and factory organization; working with plastics; plastics adhesives and fillers; painting plastics; plastics fabrication; and recycling. The book also includes a 64 question self-competency assessment.