Zone: Spray up
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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.


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Rapid Fiber Preforming On A Large Scale

Step 5: The outer screen is robotically removed (large top shown).

A proven alternative to open molding of big parts.

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SOURCEBOOK 2015: The online edition CompositesWorld

Welcome to the online SOURCEBOOK, the searchable, updatable, Internet-based counterpart to CompositesWorld's annually published print SOURCEBOOK.

Composites 2015: A multitude or markets CompositesWorld

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

There are numerous methods for fabricating composite components. Selection of a method for a particular part, therefore, will depend on the materials, the part design and end-use or application. Here's a guide to selection.

Carbon-Core announces Spheretex GUNCORE CompositesWorld

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.

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