A comprehensive collection of product announcements provided by companies.
Quin Global (Perth, Australia) has launched the TensorGrip range of spray canister adhesives, developed specifically for use with composite materials.High-temperature, silicone-free adhesive tapes
DeWAL Industries (Narragansett, RI, US) has introduced a new line of high-temperature, silicone-free adhesive tapes for the aerospace composites market.Aircraft interiors skin-damping materials
SMAC (Toulon, France) has introduced SMACSONIC, a new range of skin-damping materials developed to reduce vibrations and induced noise created by a structure.Lab scale testing system
Instron (Norwood, MA, US) has launched new generation of HDT and Vicat testing systems designed to significantly reduce workload and increase efficiency in the testing lab.High-definition part surface quality on injection molded parts
RocTool (Le Bourget du Lac, France; Charlotte, NC, US) has introduced a new technology, called HD Plastics, that applies the company's fast, high heating and fast cooling to the improvement and optimization of thermoplastic resin systems in injectio...Water-based primer
Chem-Trend (Howell, MI, US) has added a new series of water-based primer products for its Chemlease and Zyvax brands, creating a full water-based release system for composites manufacturers.Composites design optimization software updated
Collier Research Corp. has introduced the newest version of its HyperSizer optimization software, called HyperSizer Express, which delivers key capabilities of the full professional version of HyperSizer in a user-friendly package aimed at the compo...Oerlikon Leybold lab-scale vacuum system
Oerlikon Leybold (Cologne, Germany) has introduced TURBOLAB, plug-and-play high-vacuum pump systems for lab-scale and research and development applications.Hanser book highlights prepreg materials
Carl Hanser Verlag (Munich, Germany) has published Composite Technology: Prepregs and Monolithic Part Fabrication Technologies by Hauke Lengsfeld, Felipe Wolff-Fabris, Johannes Krämer, Javier Lacalle, and Volker Altstädt.Assembly Guidance real-time AFP inspection system
Assembly Guidance Systems (Chelmsford, MA, US) has introduced LASERVISION, a system that provides fully automated inspection in high-performance composites manufacturing.