Spray up is a traditional open-mold process in which chopped fiber and thermoset resin is sprayed on to a mold, consolidated and then cured. This process dominated composites for many years, but is gradually being replaced by closed-mold processes like RTM.
A proven alternative to open molding of big parts.
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Although the effects of the 2008 global financial downturn are still felt in some sectors, the composites industry, in general, showed health, growth and a renewed focus on innovation.Fabrication methods (2015) CompositesWorld
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Volumized E-glass roving enable homogeneous sprayup parts with the characteristics of lightweight sandwich laminates.CAMX 2014 preview: GS Manufacturing CompositesWorld
Adhesive application specialist GS Manufacturing (Costa Mesa, Calif., USA) will unveil a new meter-mix dispensing system and a new generation of its well-known X-GUN.