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Demonstrator shows potential for graphene-enhanced composite tooling

By: Hannah Mason

U.K.-based collaborative project demonstrates lower-cost, graphene-enhanced composite tooling for aerospace use.  
#outofautoclave #autoclave

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SPE ACCE accepting nominations for 2020 Innovative Parts Competition

By: Hannah Mason

Nomination abstracts for innovative automotive composite equipment or parts are due by July 30, 2020.

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Airbond introduces new range of carbon fiber splicers

By: Hannah Mason

Airbond is introducing a range of new rugged carbon fiber splicers said to reduce costs through saved time and waste elimination.

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Arevo launches on-demand 3D printing program

By: Jeff Sloan

Arevo is unveiling at JEC World its new MaaS program for the on-demand production of ultra-strong, lightweight 3D-printed composite parts.
#airbus #stelia

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Engel launches forming and functionalization of organic sheets

By: Jeff Sloan

Production cell demonstrates the forming and functionalization of organic sheets and unidirectional tapes in one injection molding step.
#sustainability #education

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New Composites Evolution prepreg cures at low temperature

By: Hannah Mason

This low-temperature, 12-hour-cure tooling prepreg is the latest product in Composites Evolution’s Evopreg EPT tooling epoxy range.
#layup

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IDI composite designed for EV battery enclosures

By: Jeff Sloan

IDI Composites International is introducing a new sheet molding compound (SMC) for the electric vehicle market.
#education #electricvehicles #sheetmoldingcompound

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Evonik rigid foam cores utilized for automated composites fabrication

By: Jeff Sloan

Foam cores specialist Evonik is featuring the results of a joint study by Evonik Industries, Composite Technology Center GmbH and Deutsche Zentrum für Luft- und Raumfahrt e.V., on the use of rigid foam material in automated production.
#education #autoclave #medical

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New Arkema resins focus on 3D printing, solid-surface applications

By: Hannah Mason

The Arkema Group is showcasing its advanced materials solutions developed to meet changing 3D production technologies in the construction, transportation, wind and sporting goods sectors.
#adhesives #pekk

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SGL Carbon technologies aimed at automotive, aerospace applications

By: Hannah Mason

SGL Carbon is demonstrating its production capabilities for the automotive, aerospace and industrial sectors.
#braiding #electricvehicles

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Eastman Machine's customers shift gears to fight pandemic

By: Jeff Sloan

Customers using cutting tables to fabricate composite parts and structures are turning to Eastman to retrofit for processing medical-grade fabrics.
#windblades #medical

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SAMPE North America launches thermoplastics video series

By: Hannah Mason

The 17-part educational video series focuses on current and upcoming trends in thermoplastics, including aerospace applications, co-consolidation and more.
#workforcedevelopment