Environmentally-Preferred and Improved (Rapid) Laser Coating Removal Process for the Safe Removal of Coatings from Composite Substrates
[Technical Report, Briefing Charts]
AIR FORCE LIFE CYCLE MANAGEMENT CENTER HANSCOM AFB MA
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Technical objectives of this project 1. Validate and qualify 1 kW nano-pulsed fiber NPF laser for thin advanced composites coated with traditional and non-traditional military paint colors such as gloss white. 2. The outcome of the qualification will be to implement the NPF laser system in a full production robotic laser coating removal system for the RQ-4 and C-130 weapon systems at Warner Robins Air Logistics Complex ALC.
- Lasers and Masers
- Coatings, Colorants and Finishes