Light resin transfer molding
Magnum Venus Products introduces its new Fast Flow light resin transfer molding (LRTM) system, which offers reduced injection times, minimal waste, and minimal post-processing.
Closed molding specialist Magnum Venus Products (MVP, Knoxville, Tenn., U.S.), in this Digital Demo, provides an overview of its new LRTM process called Fast Flow, which is designed for high-viscosity resin systems. Fast Flow combines MVP’s Flex Molding Process with LRTM and uses a collapsible resin channel for faster resin flow, thereby decreasing injection time and nearly eliminating waste. Included is a summary of Fast Flow’s surface characteristics of parts made, injection strategy, vacuum strategy, and a detailed demonstration video.
In May 2020, CW is launching Digital Demos, a new on-demand product that provides composites industry suppliers a channel to introduce new products and technologies to the CW audience of designers and fabricators. This video briefly explains it.
Smart Tooling explains how its shape memory polymer material can be used as a rigid layup mandrel, go through a cure process, elevated to elastic temperature, removed and reformed for re-use.
In this Digital Demo, Vectorply provides an overview of its fiber formatting capabilities and technical support operations.