A comprehensive collection of product announcements provided by companies.
New TCA Ultra Light has a specific gravity of 1.2, without sacrificing mechanical properties of heavier SMC versions.PlastiComp LFT works as drop-in replacement for magnesium
PlastiComp Inc., a manufacturer of long-fiber thermoplastic (LFT) materials and technologies, has expanded its Complēt LFT composite pellet product line to include drop-in replacements for die-cast magnesium.360° laser templating system
Virtek Vision International Inc. has released the latest version of its Iris Spatial Positioning System (SPS), which enables manufacturers to project laser templates 360° around parts.OOA epoxy vinyl esters for carbon fiber composites
Global resin supplier AOC has developed R058, a line of out-of-autoclave (OOA) epoxy vinyl ester resins to meet demand for high-performance composites in aerospace, automotive, wind energy, military, marine and other markets.Fiber optic strain sensing
4DSP has developed RTS125, an off-the-shelf, distributed fiber optic sensing solution.Soluble plastic tooling cores
Soluble plastic tooling cores reportedly offer lighter parts for aerospace and automotive applications.Ultrasound phased array wheel probe inspects composites
New NDT tools offers immersion-like results with higher speed.Conductive nonwoven fabrics
Norafin Industries GmbH exhibited at JEC Americas 2014 its heatable nonwoven materials made of conductive fibers.Universal ultrasonic cutting tools
Geiss LLC has developed a one-piece sonotrode and cutter for cutting and shaping a broad range of honeycomb core materials including paper, Nomex, aluminum and stainless steel.Conductive technical textiles
TIBTECH Innovations acquainted booth visitors at JEC Americas 2014 with its capabilities in conductive, heated and optical fiber structures.