Need a book? Engineering books recommendations...

Return to index: [Subject] [Thread] [Date] [Author]

Re: Fiberglass

[Subject Prev][Subject Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next]

On May 18, 2006, at 11:41 AM, M. David Finley, P.E., P.A. wrote:

I'm not sure what you mean by "garden variety" fiberglass.
Chop or mat with polyester resin is pretty much garden variety.

You may want to check out Strongwell at They have a
design manual for their products.
Much obliged. Got this, Michael? Also check out 'Structural Plastics Design Manual FHWA-TS-79-203. It's a little long in the tooth but the principles are sound. Also the AWWA has a fairly useful manual on Fiberglass Pipe Design, although it's a bit specialized.

Christopher Wright P.E. |"They couldn't hit an elephant at
chrisw(--nospam--at)   | this distance" (last words of Gen.
.......................................| John Sedgwick, Spotsylvania 1864)

******* ****** ******* ******** ******* ******* ******* ***
*   Read list FAQ at:
* * This email was sent to you via Structural Engineers * Association of Southern California (SEAOSC) server. To * subscribe (no fee) or UnSubscribe, please go to:
* Questions to seaint-ad(--nospam--at) Remember, any email you * send to the list is public domain and may be re-posted * without your permission. Make sure you visit our web * site at: ******* ****** ****** ****** ******* ****** ****** ********