Dark Matter Composites Ltd.

Provision of world-class training courses and consultancy services to the composites industry, suitable for all levels and for all industry sectors. Supply of specialist repair and extraction equipment, designed to meet current and future demands of the composites industry.

Unit 8, Redbourn Industrial Estate
High Street
Redbourn, Hertfordshire, AL3 7LG GB


As Seen In CompositesWorld

Composites repair kit
Dark Matter Composites Ltd. has introduced DMP0111 Small Step Sanding Tool Kit, a composites repair system based on the company's established Step Sanding Tool Kits product.

Field repair: Step-sanding tool kit and more
Onsite repairs to damaged composite parts, historically, have involved a time-consuming process, the success of which depends on the skill and experience of the repair technician and the availability of suitable tools.

Carbon fiber composite repair prep kit
Dark Matter Composites has introduced an off-the-shelf Step Sanding Tool Kit for carbon fiber composite repairs.

Dark Matter announces 2011 training schedule
U.K.-based Dark Matter Composites offers 2011 courses on design, wet layup, resin infusion, prepreg moldmaking, trimming and other topics.

Dark Matter to manage training at GKN for composite wing production
GKN Aerospace personnel at the company's Filton, U.K., facility will learn processing for manual and automated fiber placement technologies for production of composite rear spars.

Product Categories of Dark Matter Composites Ltd.

Tools/tooling materials
  • Tools
    • Composite
      • Composite, carbon fiber/epoxy
      • Composite, fiberglass
      • Composite, prepreg
      • Composite, other
Auxiliary processing equipment, repair equipment, and supplies
  • Auxiliary processing equipment
    • Abrasive tools
    • Drilling and cutting tools
    • Dust-recovery/odor/ventilation equipment
    • Sanders, grinders
  • Composite repair equipment
    • Repair kits and equipment
Fabricating services
  • Thermoplastic materials
    • Moldmaking and patternmaking
    • Prototyping
  • Thermoset materials
    • Adhesive bonding
    • Autoclave cure
    • Hand layup
    • Honeycomb structures
    • Metal bonding
    • Moldmaking and patternmaking
    • Prototyping
    • Vacuum forming
    • Vacuum-assisted resin transfer molding (VARTM)
Design, testing, consulting, other services
  • Architectural design
  • Education/Training
  • Expert witness
  • Product design
  • Repair services, composites
  • Repair services, equipment and machines
  • Other services
  • Consulting
    • Consulting, health and safety
    • Consulting, materials
    • Consulting, process development
    • Consulting, procurement/purchasing/specification
    • Consulting, structual design
    • Consulting, other