This SAE Aerospace Recommended Practice (ARP) describes standard methods of heat application to cure thermosetting resins for commercial aircraft composite repairs.
The methods described in this document shall only be used when specified in an approved repair document or with the agreement of the Original Equipment Manufacturer (OEM) or regulatory authority..
Referenced heating methods and procedures were amended to reflect current technology. Thermal profile and mapping procedures were added. Multiple technical clarifications and figure updates/additions were also included.