PUBLISHED: 6/1/2019

Solvay epoxy-based film for prepregs

Solvay Composite Materials has developed FusePly, an epoxy-based film that is designed to co-cure with a prepreg and provide a chemically active surface that reacts with functional groups in adhesives to create a c...


PUBLISHED: 6/1/2019

Technical Fibre Products microfiber support veils

Technical Fibre Products has launched its range of next-generation surfacing and adhesive support veils, for superior flexibility and surface smoothness.


PUBLISHED: 6/1/2019

Face milling inserts reduce cycle times, ensure process security

Seco Tools has introduced larger LP09 inserts for its HighFeed 2 cutter bodies to eliminate long-face milling cycle times and ensure process security.


PUBLISHED: 6/1/2019

LAP Laser laser-based camera system for composites fabrication

LAP Laser (Lüneberg, Germany) has introduced the DTEC-PRO camera system, a laser-based ply-placement vertification system designed to increase efficiency in composites manufacturing for aerospace applications.


PUBLISHED: 6/1/2019

Hexion self-extinguishing epoxy resin

Hexion has introduced Epon FlameX, a halogen-free, non-particulate, non-additive chemistry for epoxies that provides strong fire/smoke/toxicity (FST) performance in aerospace applications.


PUBLISHED: 6/1/2019

NCL with VoluMill gets an add-on making bulk material removal more efficient

NCCS Corp. has developed an add-on module to NCL with VoluMill, its multi-axis machining software used in the aerospace, automotive and turbo-machinery industries, to enable high-speed bulk material removal.


PUBLISHED: 5/31/2019

LEWCO control system simplifies composite curing

The system, designed for use with Lewco industrial ovens, is designed for simpler use while providing more control over all aspects of the process.


PUBLISHED: 5/29/2019

Impossible Objects printer speeds composite 3D printing

The CBAM-2 3D printing machine combines is said to rapidly produce stronger, lighter high-performance 3D composite parts.


PUBLISHED: 5/28/2019

Huntsman introduces high-performance adhesives and composites systems

The company’s new edge and void fillers and stuctural adhesives are designed for aerospace composites.


PUBLISHED: 5/28/2019

Karl Mayer launches production line for thermoplastic UD tapes

The new line targets the mass production of thermoplastic tapes for lightweight construction applications.