The Superflite Fabric Covering & Painting Workshop

Workshop Contact

Molly Dean
3701 Highway 162
Granite City, IL 62040
Toll-Free: 800-323-0611

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Workshop Location

Cavanaugh Flight Museum
Addison Airport
4572 Claire Chennault Street
Addison, TX 75001

What's Included?

  • 2-Day Workshop (that's 16 hours of expert direction)
  • (1) Superflite™ System 7™ Manual ($10 Value)
  • (1) Superflite™ Instructional DVD
  • (1) Official Certificate of Completion
  • Lunch will be provided both days

Schedule: Saturday March 24th, 8am - 5pm

Introduction - an overview of Superflite™ System 7™ Urethane Covering System and workshop goals
8:00AM - 9:00AM
Covering Methods - anti-chafe protection, fabric attachment, fabric tautening, rib stitching, and surface tape application
9:00AM - 12:00PM
**Lunch Break**
12:00PM - 1:00PM
Fabric Cleaning and Inspection - inspect covering work, clean fabric, and prep for priming
1:00PM - 2:00PM
Priming Equipment & Tools - review priming equipment, safety equipment, and spray gun settings
2:00PM - 5:00PM
Review with Q&A session
5:00PM - ?:00PM

Schedule: Sunday March 25th, 8am - 5pm

Primed Surface Inspection - inspect tape edges and perform any iron touchups needed
8:00AM - 9:00AM
Sanding the Primer - review materials needed, sand primed surface, and rinse sanding residue
9:00AM - 11:00PM
Painting Equipment & Tools - review painting equipment, painting techniques, safety equipment, spray gun settings, and applying topcoat
11:00AM - 12:00PM
**Lunch Break**
12:00PM - 1:00PM
Applying Superthane Topcoat - review thickness and direction of spray
1:00PM - 3:00PM
Review with Q&A session
3:00PM - 5:00PM