Uni tapes

Gougeon Bros. Inc.'s (Bay City, Mich., U.S.A.), WEST SYSTEM-brand unidirectional carbon and glass reinforcing tapes target boatbuilding applications that demand increased strength at low weight. Episize 702 (38 mm/1.5-inch wide) and 703 (72 mm/3-inch wide) carbon tapes (both 0.4-mm/0.016-inch thick) offer 144,000

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Gougeon Bros. Inc.'s (Bay City, Mich., U.S.A.), WEST SYSTEM-brand unidirectional carbon and glass reinforcing tapes target boatbuilding applications that demand increased strength at low weight. Episize 702 (38 mm/1.5-inch wide) and 703 (72 mm/3-inch wide) carbon tapes (both 0.4-mm/0.016-inch thick) offer 144,000 fibers per inch of tape width, to provide high tensile and compressive strength and stiffness in one direction. Episize 713 unidirectional glass tape, designed for projects requiring less stiffness than carbon fiber, is 3.8 mm/0.125-inch thick, 72 mm/3-inch wide. Polyester fill thread holds the fiber bundles in place, allowing for easy handling and wet out of all three types.