Infusion represents a class of closed mold manufacturing processes whereby dry fabric — carbon, glass, aramid or natural — is placed in a mold and infused with a liquid resin under heat and vacuum to distribute the resin throughout all fabric layers.
Composites One and the Closed Mold Alliance provide you with the latest information about closed mold technologies and the advantages, techniques and opportunities that the closed mold process has over open molding.
When open molders turn to infusion, careful planning, material selection and training precede process efficiency.
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Automotive supplier’s reinforced thermoplastic back frame curtails weight and simplifies molding/styling tasks.CAMX 2014 preview: Airtech International CompositesWorld
Infusion specialist Airtech International (Huntington Beach, Calif., USA) is featuring several products at its CAMX 2014 booth.Digital vacuum gauge CompositesWorld
Airtech Advanced Materials Group has announced the Vac-Gauge 40D, a digital vacuum gauge used for leak detection and vacuum determinations under a vacuum bag during infusion manufacturing processes.Infusion pressure-control valve CompositesWorld
DD|Compound (Ibbenbüren, Germany) displayed its latest resin infusion aid, the MTI valve.Styrene-free vinyl-less-the-ester CompositesWorld
Reichhold Inc. (Research Triangle Park, N.C.) unveiled styrene-free ADVALITE at JEC Europe 2014.