TeXtreme Spread Tow carbon fiber reinforcements for making ultra-lightweight composites. TeXtreme Technology is flexible and tow-size independent, which enables development of optimized reinforcement solutions tailor-made for specific application needs.

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HIA Velo Alfa carbon fiber/Innegra bicycle

Combining materials for better bicycles
Bicycle manufacturer HIA Velo combines composite materials to make its products more durable.

Derby Rims bike racer

Making better composite bikes, Part 2
My latest blog, about HIA Velo bicycles, concerned the use of high molecular weight polypropylene (HMWPP) combined with carbon fiber for more durable bicycle frames. But there’s more to cover on this topic: bicycle rims (wheels) that combine carbon and HMWPP for greater toughness.

HIA Velo's Alfa bicycle incorporates carbon and Innegra.

Making better composite bikes in Arkansas
Bicycle manufacturer HIA Velo (Little Rock, AR, US), maker of carbon fiber bikes, is using a combination of composite materials to make their products more durable.

carbon fiber bikes

Safe cycling: Keys to composite bike design integrity
Steps bike designers and manufacturers must take to keep high-performance carbon fiber bikes safe, upright and on the road or trial.

It’s time to plan your Wisconsin trip: Oshkosh 2018 is coming
The annual EAA AirVenture event is an air show/aircraft exhibition/trade show/learning opportunity/history lesson/concert venue/giant campout/Wisconsin bratfest and more. As in past years, composites industry expert and CW contributor Russ Emanis will spearhead a composites fabrication demonstration during the show.

Spread tow brings new life to legacy markets
Spread tow and thin ply open new opportunities in composites for golf shafts/driveshafts, boats and spacecraft thanks to improvements in lead time, weight and performance.

spread tow applications, carbon fiber tows

The spread of spread tow
Advancing from “lighter and thinner” to boosting strength, stiffness, impact resistance and productivity, spread tow unlocks new applications and markets.

TeXtreme Spread Tow Grid, ±45° reinforcement fabric.

TeXtreme introduces ±45° fabric
TeXtreme has launched a new ±45° spread tow-based fabric called Spread Tow Grid.

carbon fiber bandy stick

TeXtreme used in next generation of bandy sticks
Inxide and Eventsport collaborate to develop a new bandystick reinforced with spread tow carbon fiber from Oxeon.

Oxeon AB receives AS9100D aerospace certification
Makers of TeXtreme carbon fiber reinforcement technology recognized for quality management.

Faction skis with TeXtreme carbon fiber.

Faction Skis feature TeXtreme spread tow fabrics
Each Prime 4.0 ski from Faction Skis weighs just 1740g and is optimized for high-performance, technical skiing.

Masi Bikes carbon fiber frame.

Masi Bikes integrates TeXtreme carbon fiber
California-based Masi Bikes uses TeXtreme spread tow carbon fibers to reduce frame mass by 110g and improve overall stiffness.

Aviation’s big US show: Oshkosh 2017 highlights
The 2017 edition of the Experimental Aircraft Assn.’s (EAA) AirVenture airshow event, held in Oshkosh, WI, US, from July 24 – 30, was another blockbuster.

Vector twin aisle economy

TeXtreme used to help lightweight aircraft seats
TeXtreme used calculation, simulation and manufacturing support to help HAECO reduce the weight of the aircraft seat by almost 20%.

Oxeon AB invests €3million to increase its ±45° TeXtreme spread tow weaving capacity
The additional capacity will be in place starting in 2018.


TeXtreme qualified for use in commercial aircraft
After several years of simulation and testing TeXtreme within the aerospace market, TeXtreme has been certified and approved for use in commercial aircraft.

Origine Bicycles uses lightweight frame reinforced by TeXtreme
The fork built with TeXtreme materials is almost 19% lighter than the standard one.

Oshkosh’s AirVenture 2016 included a big infusion event
The big annual airshow featured the on-site infusion of complete aircraft fuselages for two kit aircraft.

BlackWing aircraft reinforced by TeXtreme wins design award
The fuselage and wings are entirely manufactured using TeXtreme spread-tow carbon fiber fabric.

New aero helmet from Giro features TeXtreme
The Aerohead Ultimate MIPS weighs just 455g and will be available in summer 2016.

SwiftCarbon uses lightweight frame reinforced by TeXtreme
Using TeXtreme reportedly resulted in a 24% improvement in strength-to-weight ratio.

Product Categories of Oxeon

  • Reinforcements, unimpregnated
    • Aramid
      • Aramid, Mat, continuous strand
    • Aramid/glass hybrid
      • Aramid/glass hybrid, Mat, continuous strand
    • Basalt
      • Basalt, Other
    • C-glass
      • C-glass, Mat, continuous strand
    • Carbon
      • Carbon, Mat, continuous strand
    • Carbon/aramid hybrid
      • Carbon/aramid hybrid, Mat, continuous strand
      • Carbon/aramid hybrid, Other
    • Carbon/glass hybrid
      • Carbon/glass hybrid, Mat, continuous strand
    • Ceramic
      • Ceramic, Mat, continuous strand
    • E-Glass
      • E-Glass, Mat, continuous strand
    • Structural high-strength glass (S- and R-type)
      • Structural high-strength glass (S- and R-type), Mat, continuous strand
    • Other unimpregnated reinforcement forms
      • Other, Mat, continuous strand
  • Fabrics, unimpregnated
    • Aramid
      • Aramid, Other
    • Aramid/glass hybrid
      • Aramid/glass hybrid, Other
    • Basalt
      • Basalt, Other
    • C-glass
      • C-glass, Other
    • Carbon
      • Carbon, Spread-tow fabric
      • Carbon, Spread-tow tape
      • Carbon, Other
    • Carbon/aramid hybrid
      • Carbon/aramid hybrid, Other
    • Carbon/glass hybrid
      • Carbon/glass hybrid, Other
    • Ceramic
      • Ceramic, Other
    • E-Glass
      • E-Glass, Other
    • Metallized
      • Metallized, Other
    • Structural high-strength glass (S- and R-type)
      • Structural high-strength glass (S- and R-type), Other
    • Other unimpregnated fabrics
      • Other, Other
  • Preforms, unimpregnated
    • Carbon
  • Prepregs, thermoplastic
    • Fabric
    • Tape
Fiber converting/prepreg manufacturing equipment
  • Looms for advanced fibers