Balsa, honeycomb, foam and aluminum are the materials most commonly used as core in composite sandwich structures. Use of core increases thickness and stiffness of composite structures, with minimal weight penalty.
Benefits of using a secondary guide rod on lifter core assemblies.
3A Composites is debuting AIREX GEN2, a completely new technology platform for PET foam core materials.M.C. Gill announces 787 contract Composites Technology
The company will provide fabricated floor panels, in addition to interiors, engine nacelles and secondary structures on the Boeing Dreamliner.Evonik expands ROHACELL structural foam production capacity Composites Technology
Following a €6 million investment, Evonik Industries' Darmstadt, Germany, site will substantially increase ROHACELL structural foam core production with a 50 percent increase in polymerization capacity.DIAB Australia, ATL Composites join forces for composites development Composites Technology
The partnership will focus on the supply and distribution of DIAB's core materials in the Australian region, through ATL Composites' distribution network.CoreLite introduces two core materials at IBEX Composites Technology
The Miami, Fla.-based core materials supplier's show exhibit will show off new balsa and PVC foam products at IBEX 2013, Sept. 17-19, in Louisville. Ky.