BGF Industries Inc. (Greensboro, NC, US) is featuring its PolyPreg thermoplastic composite material as well as its lines of cabon fabrics, aramid fabrics, fiberglass fabrics and Aerialite fiberglass fabrics. PolyPreg is the latest innovation in thermoplastic composite material from BGF industries. PolyPreg is a woven co-mingled glass/polypropylene fabric. It can be directly consolidated, with the addition of heat and minimal pressure, into a high strength composite part. Parts made from PolyPreg can be used in many applications – automotive, building & construction, marine, sports & leisure and transportation.
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The project’s goal is to reduce product development and certification timelines by 30 percent for composite aircraft.