Many fabrics must first be cut to specific shapes before being placed in a mold. Computer-controlled cutting tables are often used to do the cutting. In kitting, sets of fabric patterns for a given part or mold are cut and assembled into kits to ease fabric placement in the mold.
American GFM Corp. (Chesapeake, VA, US) told exhibit-goers at SAMPE Baltimore 2015 about a new machine it has developed.Flow names David Crewe as senior VP of engineering CompositesWorld
Crewe will be responsible for technology development and new product development at the waterjet machine manufacturer.Looking for Lindberghs CompositesWorld
Every paradigm-shifting invention throughout human history has been met with skepticism. CW editor-in-chief Jeff Sloan says the composites industry has need of those willing to attempt what most believe impossible.Incremental thinking just won’t cut it! CompositesWorld
Composites industry consultant and regular CW columnist Dale Brosius says if this industry is to have a future that goes anywhere profitable, then we've got to get off the road we're on and map out a whole new way to think about the tasks at hand.SOURCEBOOK 2015: The online edition CompositesWorld
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