A comprehensive collection of product announcements provided by companies.
LaminaHeat LLC has introduced PowerFilm, which is made from a very thin, flexible, lightweight and homogeneous carbon fiber/polymer sheet with copper contact strips that enable current to be applied to generate evenly distributed and localized heat ...High-heat bismaleimide prepreg
Toho Tenax Co. Ltd. has developed a new prepreg that offers super-high-heat and oxidation resistance, suited to automotive and aircraft engine compartments.SCIGRIP launches new MMA adhesive with increased thermal resistance
SCIGRIP has launched an enhanced methyl methacrylate (MMA) adhesive, SG 805, with increased temperature resistance, and appointed two new distributors in the U.K.German Advanced Composites offers new MTI in-mold coating for infusion
Two-part polyurethane offers UV protection for production of high-quality carbon fiber parts.FRIMO announces new equipment for high-volume composites
Infrared welding systems for thermoplastic composites and EPOx Mix and PURe Mix for HP-RTM in epoxy and polyurethane.Hybrid molding process and material
Victrex reports that it has developed a new polyaryletherketone (PAEK)-based polymer as well as a hybrid molding technology that allows the overmolding of the PAEK composite with fiber-reinforced Victrex PEEK injection molding materials.Pre-consolidated, multiaxial, thermoplastic composite structures
LANXESS reports that its subsidiary Bond-Laminate has begun production of pre-consolidated, continuous fiber-reinforced thermoplastic Tepex composite laminates that feature fiber layers oriented at almost any conceivable angle.Carbon fiber-reinforced PBT
BASF is introducing its first carbon fiber-reinforced Ultradur to its PBT (polybutylene terephthalate) portfolio.PlastiComp introduces carbon-glass hybrid LFT
The new hybrid composite pellet products combine long glass fiber and long carbon fiber together, bridging the performance gap between either fiber used alone.Continental Structural Plastics debuts new low-density SMC
New TCA Ultra Light has a specific gravity of 1.2, without sacrificing mechanical properties of heavier SMC versions.