Toughened epoxy prepreg system

PRF Composite Materials (Poole, Dorset, UK) has launched RP549, its new highly toughened epoxy prepreg system, formulated for the production of parts that require good mechanical properties and good impact resistance.

Related Topics:

Related Suppliers

PRF Composite Materials (Poole, Dorset, UK) has launched RP549, its new highly toughened epoxy prepreg system, formulated for the production of parts that require good mechanical properties and good impact resistance. This new system has a Tg of 195°C (DMA) and comes in two formulations with tensile strength of 546.3/696.7 MPa, tensile modulus of 98.5/61.9 GPa, interlaminar shear strength of 52/66.4 MPa and flexural strength of 684/797 MPa. Targeted end markets include automotive, motorsport, marine, defense and sports and leisure. The system is now in manufacture on a range of PRF’s reinforcement fabrics. 

Editor Pick

Superbeam — steel and carbon fiber work together to revolutionize structural elements

New approach to CFRP-strengthened steel beams increases load capacity by >75%, enabling dramatic downsizing while maintaining traditional bolted and welded attachments.