Closed mold products

Composites One, Axiom Materials and Oxeon AB introduce new products for closed molding processes.

Composites One (Arlington Heights, Ill.) and its 20 industry partners presented live demonstrations of closed molding processes for the ninth consecutive year in its “Lean, Mean, Closed Mold Machine” demo booth. One feature was production of an actual hatch cover part for customer Regal Marine Industries (Orlando, Fla.) using the Light RTM process. Composites One also marked the debut of some advanced materials in its line of specialized reinforcements from materials suppliers Axiom Materials Inc. (Santa Ana, Calif.) and Oxeon AB (Borås, Sweden), which supplies spread tow prepregs and fabrics.