Mitsubishi Rayon Co. Ltd.

Carbon fibers, chopped carbon fibers, milled carbon fibers, fabrics, prepregs and CFRP components.

1-1, 1-chome Marunouchi, Chiyoda-ku
Tokyo, 100-8253 JP

Additional Locations:
747 Third Ave., 19th Flr.
New York, NY 10017 US
(212) 223-3043

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Product Categories of Mitsubishi Rayon Co. Ltd.

Materials
  • Precursors, for carbon fiber
  • Fibers, organic
    • Carbon, PAN-based
  • Reinforcements, unimpregnated
    • Carbon
      • Carbon, Chopped strand
      • Carbon, Milled fibers
  • Fabrics, unimpregnated
    • Carbon
      • Carbon, 4-harness (crowsfoot)
      • Carbon, 5-harness
      • Carbon, 8-harness
      • Carbon, Basket-weave
      • Carbon, Multiaxial
      • Carbon, Plain-weave
      • Carbon, Stitched (knitted, nonwoven)
      • Carbon, Twill
      • Carbon, Other
    • Carbon/aramid hybrid
      • Carbon/aramid hybrid, Plain-weave
      • Carbon/aramid hybrid, Twill
    • Carbon/glass hybrid
      • Carbon/glass hybrid, Multiaxial
      • Carbon/glass hybrid, Plain-weave
      • Carbon/glass hybrid, Twill
  • Preforms, unimpregnated
    • Carbon
    • Chopped fiber
    • Continuous fiber
  • Prepregs, thermoplastic
    • Other thermoplastic prepregs
  • Prepregs, thermoset
    • Bismaleimide
      • Bismaleimide, Other tape
      • Bismaleimide, Fabric
    • Epoxy
      • Epoxy, <12K tow
      • Epoxy, >12K tow
      • Epoxy, Other tape
      • Epoxy, Fabric
      • Epoxy, Roving
    • Epoxy, 250 F cure
      • Epoxy, 250 F cure, <12K tow
      • Epoxy, 250 F cure, >12K tow
      • Epoxy, 250 F cure, Other tape
      • Epoxy, 250 F cure, Fabric
      • Epoxy, 250 F cure, Roving
    • Epoxy, 350 F cure
      • Epoxy, 350 F cure, <12K tow
      • Epoxy, 350 F cure, >12K tow
      • Epoxy, 350 F cure, Other tape
      • Epoxy, 350 F cure, Fabric
    • Epoxy, toughened
      • Epoxy, toughened, <12K tow
      • Epoxy, toughened, >12K tow
      • Epoxy, toughened, Other tape
      • Epoxy, toughened, Fabric
  • Adhesives
    • Epoxy
      • Epoxy, Film
      • Epoxy, Hot melt
  • Compounds
    • Sheet molding (SMC)
    • Thermoplastic, short fiber-reinforced
Tools/tooling materials
  • Tools
    • Composite
      • Composite, carbon fiber/epoxy
      • Composite, prepreg
Fabricating services
  • Thermoplastic materials
    • Compression molding
    • Custom compounding and blending
    • Injection molding
    • Textile processing for composites (braiding, stitching,
  • Thermoset materials
    • Adhesive bonding
    • Autoclave cure
    • Compression molding
    • Cutting, finishing, and machining
    • Filament winding
    • Hand layup
    • Injection molding
    • Moldmaking and patternmaking
    • Pultrusion
    • Resin transfer molding (RTM)
    • Roll wrapping
    • Textile processing for composites (braiding, stitching,
Composite Structures & Components
  • Aerospace, aircraft interior
  • Automotive, body panels &amp; substructures
  • Automotive, interior (seats, IPCs, floor panels, etc.)
  • Automotive, underhood
  • Carbon/carbon composites
  • Laminate panels, with core
  • Laminate sheets, solid
  • Profiles
  • Rebar
  • Rods
  • Tubes