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A composite material consisting of sheets of aluminium alloy coated with pure aluminium or a different alloy to increase corrosion resistance.
- The Curtiss P - 36A was to be built entirely out of metal with a cantilever multi-Spar wing that was skinned with 24ST Alclad.
- There have been some reports of Alclad taking a few days to dry when sprayed over their gloss black base.
- Below, you'll also find images of some models finished in Alclad, and the results are quite stunning!
1920s: from al(uminium) + clad2.
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