The marine market is the most deeply penetrated of all end markets served by the composites industry. Yachts, sailboats and other craft make substantial use of gel coat, core material, glass fiber and, in some applications, carbon fiber.
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Graco (North Canton, OH, US) has launched its RS chop gun for the flexible and precise application of fiber-reinforced plastic (FRP) in the marine and other markets.Wing-top and EMMA sanders being used for carbon fiber ferries and yachts. CompositesWorld
Aerospace-developed technology provides ergonomic and production benefits for shipbuilding.Marine gel coat CompositesWorld
HK Research (Hickory, NC, US) has introduced to the marine industry its new ReFlex, part of the company's Revolution series of gel coat polymers.Carbon fiber rowboat to cross the Pacific Ocean CompositesWorld
In this unique carbon boat, Sonya Baumstein will attempt to become the first woman to row from Japan to California.Roundup of composites market outlooks and forecasts CompositesWorld
From automotive to aerospace to bio-composites, several market reports take a look at the trends for the global composites industry.