Transfer molding, like compression molding, is a process where the amount of molding material (usually a thermoset plastic) is measured and inserted before the molding takes place.
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This composites manufacturer is betting its one-piece 3-D preform and RTM process will trim weight from today’s fastener-intensive “black aluminum” aircraft doors.
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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.Resin, manufacturing solutions for automotive, wind, marine Composites Technology
BASF will feature a number of material and manufacturing solutions for applications in the automotive, wind and marine markets, including a polyurethane for the BMW i3 seat pan and a thermoplastic RTM resin.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.High-pressure resin transfer molding Composites Technology
Hennecke GmbH is introducing its STREAMLINE high-pressure resin transfer molding (RTM) metering system for polyurethane, epoxy and reactive thermoplastics molding.KraussMaffei reveals equipment role in BMW i3 production Composites Technology
KraussMaffei reveals that its injection molding and high-pressure resin transfer molding (HP-RTM) equipment is being used to mold thermoplastic body panels and carbon fiber composite structural members.