Epoxy is a thermosetting matrix resin and among the most commonly used resin systems in the composites industry. It's frequently used with continuous carbon fiber in aerospace, race car, marine and other high-performance applications.
Market trends and tighter budgets are helping to expand the use of composites to repair and replace corrosion-damaged infrastructure — aboveground and underground.
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Henkel, a manufacturer of adhesives, sealants and functional coatings, is exhibiting a range of composite solutions at JEC Europe, covering applications from automotive and aerospace to wind power and machine construction.Epoxy resin systems Composites Technology
Sicomin Epoxy Systems will be celebrating its 30th year as a formulator and supplier of epoxy resin systems.High-pressure RTM epoxy, aircraft interiors resin matrix Composites Technology
Huntsman Advanced Materials will highlight the contribution its high-performance chemistries are making in some recent applications.Resins for automotive and energy applications Composites Technology
Dow Automotive is introducing the new Dow VORAFORCE 5300 epoxy resin matrix system for high-pressure resin transfer molding (RTM) or variants of this process.TenCate wins Cirrus deal for use of OOA epoxy prepregs Composites Technology
Under the multi-year contract, Cirrus will use TenCate's TC275 out-of-autoclave (OOA) epoxy prepreg in the SR series of aircraft and the new Vision SF50 personal jet.