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Toray Advanced Composites

Advanced Composites for the Aerospace and Industrial Applications Served Segments include:  Aerostructures Space/Satellite Launch Structure Radomes Interiors High Temperature Automotive/Vehicle Motorsport/F1 Consumer Electronics Energy Recreational

Toray Advanced Composites

Access Toray Advanced Composites Product Explorer here Key Product Lines Thermoset prepregs including OOA/VBO prepregs Thermoplastic prepregs under the Toray Cetex® brand Tooling prepregs under the Toray AmberTool® brand Compression molded part fabrication & design High temperature polyimide composites Composite surfacing films, syntactics, film adhesives and RTM resins

As Seen In CompositesWorld

Boom rolls out supersonic test aircraft XB-1

Boom rolls out supersonic test aircraft XB-1
Highlighting a 71-foot-long fuselage, carbon fiber composite airframe and a host of other notable features, the demonstrator will now be headed for its ground test program and a 100% carbon-neutral flight test in 2021.

People in Composites: September 2020

People in Composites: September 2020
CW’s monthly roundup of people news in the composites industry this month includes Vestas, HRC Group, Toray Advanced Composites and more.

Toray expands high-performance composite tooling supply in U.S.

Toray expands high-performance composite tooling supply in U.S.
The Toray AmberTool HX56 composite tooling prepregs will be fully stocked in the central U.S. enhancing the speed of supply and regional availability. Products are available as of Sept. 22, 2020.

EconCore, Toray and Bostik collaborate on FST-qualified thermoplastic honeycomb panels

EconCore, Toray and Bostik collaborate on FST-qualified thermoplastic honeycomb panels
Developed for mass transportation applications, including aircraft interiors, the material improves upon the cost, sustainability and versatility of conventional sandwich layup.

NASA mars rover launch

Composites launch to Mars
NASA’s recently launched Perseverance rover and Ingenuity helicopter are supported by numerous composite materials and structures.

CAMX 2020 exhibit preview: Toray Advanced Composites

CAMX 2020 exhibit preview: Toray Advanced Composites
Toray Advanced Composites is featuring its latest product developments in thermoset and thermoplastic technologies.

Toray TC346 prepreg earns flame-retardancy certifications

Toray TC346 prepreg earns flame-retardancy certifications
Toray TC346 prepreg resin system offers high compression strength, interlaminar shear strength and more for the automotive and motorsport markets. 

SpaceAM announces preliminary lineup for September event

SpaceAM announces preliminary lineup for September event
A conference and exhibition highlighting the use of advanced materials in space technology is scheduled to take place Sept. 15-16, 2020 in Leicester, U.K. 

Composites suppliers, fabricators respond to coronavirus

Composites suppliers, fabricators respond to coronavirus
Companies across the composites industry supply chain share how the COVID-19 pandemic is affecting their businesses, and how they are available to help.

honeycomb core for satellite subassembly

Tooling, precision enable composites in satellite subsystems
Tight tolerances drive design and engineering of large-format composite component and dishes to create unique satellite structures.

carbon fiber composite payload fairings for space launch vehicle

Composites in the race to space
Advanced materials use in current and upcoming NASA missions.

NIAR's NCAMP announces release of first thermoplastic material

NIAR's NCAMP announces release of first thermoplastic material
Toray’s Cetex TC1225 is a low-melt PAEK and is part of a broad effort by the National Center for Advanced Materials Performance (NCAMP) to qualify thermoplastic materials

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Proving out LM PAEK welding for Multifunctional Fuselage Demonstrator
Clean Sky 2 STUNNING project will manufacture lower thermoplastic fuselage while MECATESTERS will test Toray LM PAEK in conduction and induction welding for parameters, cyclic loading, aging and environmental effects .

JEC World 2020 preview: Toray
Toray Industries Inc. is featuring its five European subsidiaries.

Advancing thermoplastic composites and RTM for Clean Sky 2 in Spain

Advancing thermoplastic composites and RTM for Clean Sky 2 in Spain
EURECAT leads projects for TPC keel beam, window frames and thermoset RTM fuselage frames with TPC shear ties for next-gen aircraft.

The markets: Aerospace (2020)
With the 737 MAX grounded, the global aerospace supply chain was thrown into disarray in 2019. Still, several new programs on the horizon portend increasing composites use in commercial aerostructures for coming decades.

Airborne substrate panels enable JUICE spacecraft solar array

Airborne substrate panels enable JUICE spacecraft solar array
Airborne delivers solar array substrate panels for use in the European Space Agency’s mission to explore the icy moons of Jupiter. 

Toray structural resin system developed for high-end motorsports

Toray structural resin system developed for high-end motorsports
The Toray TC346 prepreg resin system is said to have the highest combined Tg and high-temperature mechanical property retention available for the market.

NASA all-electric experimental aircraft to begin ground testing

NASA all-electric experimental aircraft to begin ground testing
NASA’s X-57 Maxwell has been delivered to NASA’s Armstrong Flight Research Center in its Mod II configuration and will soon undergo extensive ground testing of its integrated electric propulsion system.

Toray Advanced Composites

Toray Advanced Composites, NCC sign R&D partnership agreement
As a Tier 1 member of the National Composites Centre, Toray Advanced Composites will collaborate with the the NCC on automotive and aerospace R&D programs.

Composites industry events to highlight thermoplastics, defense, space

Composites industry events to highlight thermoplastics, defense, space
A roundup of news about events in the composites industry, including the TPRC’s thermoplastics conference and events from Composites UK, ACMA and more.

Product Categories of Toray Advanced Composites

Materials
  • Matrix resins, thermoplastic
    • Nylon (polyamide)
    • Polycarbonate
    • Polyester (PET)
    • Polyether ketone family (PEK, PEKK, PEEK)
    • Polyetherimide
    • Polyethersulfone
    • Polyphenylene sulfide (PPS)
    • Other thermoplastics
  • Matrix resins, thermoset
    • Bismaleimide (BMI)
    • Cyanate ester
    • Other thermosets
    • Epoxy
      • Epoxy, 250 F cure
      • Epoxy, 350 F cure
      • Epoxy, toughened
  • Prepregs, thermoplastic
    • Fabric
    • RTP sheet, continuously reinforced
    • Tape
    • Tow or roving
    • Other thermoplastic prepregs
  • Prepregs, thermoset
    • Bismaleimide
      • Bismaleimide, >12K tow
      • Bismaleimide, 3-inch tape
      • Bismaleimide, 6-inch tape
      • Bismaleimide, 12-inch tape
      • Bismaleimide, Other tape
      • Bismaleimide, Fabric
      • Bismaleimide, Mat
      • Bismaleimide, Other broadgoods
    • Cyanate ester
      • Cyanate ester, <12K tow
      • Cyanate ester, >12K tow
      • Cyanate ester, 3-inch tape
      • Cyanate ester, 6-inch tape
      • Cyanate ester, 12-inch tape
      • Cyanate ester, Other tape
      • Cyanate ester, Fabric
      • Cyanate ester, Mat
      • Cyanate ester, Other broadgoods
    • Epoxy
      • Epoxy, <12K tow
      • Epoxy, >12K tow
      • Epoxy, 3-inch tape
      • Epoxy, 6-inch tape
      • Epoxy, 12-inch tape
      • Epoxy, Other tape
      • Epoxy, Fabric
      • Epoxy, Mat
      • Epoxy, Other broadgoods
    • Epoxy, 250 F cure
      • Epoxy, 250 F cure, <12K tow
      • Epoxy, 250 F cure, >12K tow
      • Epoxy, 250 F cure, 3-inch tape
      • Epoxy, 250 F cure, 6-inch tape
      • Epoxy, 250 F cure, 12-inch tape
      • Epoxy, 250 F cure, Other tape
      • Epoxy, 250 F cure, Fabric
      • Epoxy, 250 F cure, Mat
      • Epoxy, 250 F cure, Other broadgoods
    • Epoxy, 350 F cure
      • Epoxy, 350 F cure, <12K tow
      • Epoxy, 350 F cure, >12K tow
      • Epoxy, 350 F cure, 3-inch tape
      • Epoxy, 350 F cure, 6-inch tape
      • Epoxy, 350 F cure, 12-inch tape
      • Epoxy, 350 F cure, Other tape
      • Epoxy, 350 F cure, Fabric
      • Epoxy, 350 F cure, Mat
      • Epoxy, 350 F cure, Other broadgoods
    • Epoxy, toughened
      • Epoxy, toughened, <12K tow
      • Epoxy, toughened, >12K tow
      • Epoxy, toughened, 3-inch tape
      • Epoxy, toughened, 6-inch tape
      • Epoxy, toughened, 12-inch tape
      • Epoxy, toughened, Other tape
      • Epoxy, toughened, Fabric
      • Epoxy, toughened, Mat
      • Epoxy, toughened, Other broadgoods
    • Polyimide
      • Polyimide, 3-inch tape
      • Polyimide, 6-inch tape
      • Polyimide, 12-inch tape
      • Polyimide, Fabric
    • Other
      • Other, 3-inch tape
      • Other, 6-inch tape
      • Other, 12-inch tape
      • Other, 60-inch tape
      • Other, Fabric
      • Other, Mat
      • Other, Other broadgoods
  • Adhesives
    • Bismaleimide
      • Bismaleimide, Film
      • Bismaleimide, Foam
      • Bismaleimide, Hot melt
      • Bismaleimide, Paste
      • Bismaleimide, Other
    • Cyanoacrylate
      • Cyanoacrylate, Film
      • Cyanoacrylate, Foam
      • Cyanoacrylate, Paste
    • Epoxy
      • Epoxy, Film
      • Epoxy, Foam
      • Epoxy, Hot melt
      • Epoxy, Paste
    • Nylon
      • Nylon, Hot melt
    • Polyimide
      • Polyimide, Film
      • Polyimide, Paste
      • Polyimide, Other
    • Other
      • Other, Film
      • Other, Foam
      • Other, Paste
      • Other, Other
  • Core materials and flow media
    • Syntactic core, expanding
    • Syntactic core, nonexpanding
    • Honeycomb
      • Honeycomb, aluminum
      • Honeycomb, aramid
  • Casting resins
    • Epoxy
    • Other casting resins
  • Resin additives & modifiers
    • Ablatives
Tools/tooling materials
  • Other tools/tooling materials
  • Tooling equipment, materials and supplies
    • Tooling prepreg
Fabricating Services
  • Other fabricating services
  • Thermoplastic materials
    • Compression molding
    • Cutting, finishing, and machining
  • Thermoset materials
    • Ceramic matrix composite casting
    • Compression molding
    • Custom compounding and blending
    • Cutting, finishing, and machining
Composite Structures & Components
  • Armor, composite
  • Laminate sheets, solid
Design, testing, consulting, other services
  • Testing
    • Testing, materials
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