PUBLISHED: 10/20/2019

Down-acting hydraulic compression press designed for composite molding

French Oil & Mill Machinery’s 200-ton hydraulic press reduces installation costs and provides a low work height.

PUBLISHED: 10/20/2019

Software streamlines digital engineering for aircraft manufacture

NLign Analytics’ NLign Product Suite 7.0 is said to complete the aircraft lifecycle digital thread by streamlining inspection data capture.

PUBLISHED: 10/20/2019

Dual linear-servo two-component dispensing meter for composite filling

Nordson Sealant Equipment’s Micro-Meter D2K  is a small, light and easy-to-mount two-component meter for composite filling and other applications.

PUBLISHED: 10/20/2019

Rotor/stator mixer designed for ultra-high shear

Ross’s MegaShear high-shear rotor/stator mixer is said to generate the same level of shear as a high-pressure homogenizer.

PUBLISHED: 10/18/2019

Composites UK launches fire performance practical guide

The guide, produced with support from the National Composites Centre, addresses key issues related to fire performance for reinforced composites.

PUBLISHED: 10/17/2019

Wisconsin Oven develops control system for composite curing ovens

The Premium Control System optimizes composite curing for aerospace and other applications.

PUBLISHED: 10/17/2019

Carbon fiber/polypropylene UD tape offers manufacturing flexibility

Mitsui Chemicals’ TAFNEX PP-CF UD carbon fiber/polypropylene tape has been demonstrated on automotive applications and to build reshapable thermoplastic pipes.

PUBLISHED: 9/30/2019

Pressure-sensitive tape offers high visibility, elongation

Airtech’s Wrightlease 4 is an extruded fluoropolymer film coated with silicone pressure sensitive adhesive.

PUBLISHED: 9/30/2019

PUR metering systems designed for digital integration

KraussMaffei’s EcoStar, RimStar and RimStar Smart mixing and metering machines support digitization in polyurethane (PUR) foam production.

PUBLISHED: 9/30/2019

Benzoxazine tooling prepreg designed for aerospace applications

SHD Composite Materials Inc.’s benzoxazine prepreg has been designed for large, high-temperature aerospace tooling applications.