Orbital Composites, Inc.

1758 Rogers Ave.
San Jose , CA 95112 US

Connect

As Seen In CompositesWorld

AZL Aachen webinar: Tape integration into injection molding

AZL Aachen webinar: Tape integration into injection molding
AZL Aachen is hosting the third webinar in its Lightweight TechTalk series, titled, “Tape Integration Into Injection Molded Parts,” on Thursday, Aug. 13, 5:00 am-6:20 am EDT (11:00 am-12:20 pm CET).  

Orbital Composites introduces Orb 1 industrial-grade robot 3D printer

Orbital Composites introduces Orb 1 industrial-grade robot 3D printer
Controlled by Orbital Composites’ proprietary Orb OS software, the operating system allows users to easily print end-use thermoplastic composite parts from CAD files.

CAMX Additive Manufacturing Workshop speaker: Orbital Composites

CAMX Additive Manufacturing Workshop speaker: Orbital Composites
The Additive Manufacturing Workshop for Composites at CAMX (Anaheim, Calif., U.S.) will take place on September 25 and will explore the evolution of 3D printing technology and fiber reinforcement. 

CAMX to host Additive Manufacturing Workshop for Composites

CAMX to host Additive Manufacturing Workshop for Composites
Co-located with CAMX, the event explores the connection between AM and continuous fiber reinforcement.

composites 3D printing, robotics

Moving continuous-fiber 3D printing into production
With patents proliferating and production applications emerging, 3D printing with continuous fiber reinforcement is poised for significant market growth.

People on the Move: June 2018
CW’s monthly roundup of people on the move in the composites industry.

Continuous Composites CF3D continuous fiber 3D printing

3D printing composites with continuous fiber
New composite manufacturing technology for multimaterial, multifunctional composite structures.

Orbital Composites coaxial extrusion of dry bindered fiber and 3D printing of composite wind blade

3D-printed composite wind blades and aircraft, closer than you think
Orbital Composites’ patented coaxial extrusion process is investigated at Airbus subsidiary CTC GmbH Stade and spins off advances in speed, scale, materials and multifunctionality as it aims for very large structures.

Live from 2017 Carbon Fiber conference

Live from 2017 Carbon Fiber conference
Automation, 3D printing and thermoplastics herald a new future for carbon fiber composites.

Product Categories of Orbital Composites, Inc.

Materials
  • Additive Manufacturing/3D Printing Systems
    • Continuous fiber/thermoplastic resin
    • Discontinuous fiber/thermoset resin
    • Continuous fiber/thermoset resin
  • Matrix resins, thermoplastic
    • Acrylonitrile butadiene styrene (ABS)
    • Nylon (polyamide)
    • Polyarylene ketone, sulfide
    • Polycarbonate
    • Polyether ketone family (PEK, PEKK, PEEK)
    • Polyimide
    • Polyphenylene sulfide (PPS)
    • Polypropylene
  • Matrix resins, thermoset
    • Bismaleimide (BMI)
    • Cyanate ester
    • Phenolic
    • Polybutadiene
    • Polyimide
    • UV-curable
    • Urethane
    • Vinyl ester
    • Epoxy
      • Epoxy, 250 F cure
      • Epoxy, 350 F cure
      • Epoxy, toughened
  • Matrix materials, other
    • Ceramic
  • Fibers, inorganic
    • Basalt
    • Boron
    • C-Glass
    • Ceramic
    • E-Glass
    • Silicon carbide
    • Structural high-strength glass (S- and R-type)
  • Fibers, organic
    • Aramid
    • Carbon, PAN-based
    • Carbon, pitch-based
    • Carbon, rayon-based
    • Hybrid commingled fibers
    • Nylon
    • Polytheylene
Fabricating Services
  • Other fabricating services
  • Thermoplastic materials
    • Automatic tape laying
    • Ceramic matrix composite casting
    • Compression molding
    • Cutting, finishing, and machining
    • Fiber placement
    • Filament winding
    • Honeycomb structures
    • Moldmaking and patternmaking
    • Prototyping
    • Pultrusion
    • Other thermoplastics fabricating services
  • Thermoset materials
    • Compression molding
    • Fiber placement
    • Filament winding
    • Honeycomb structures
    • Moldmaking and patternmaking
    • Pultrusion
Composite Structures & Components
  • Aerospace, aircraft interior
  • Aerospace, fuselage/wing
  • Aerospace, radomes
  • Armor, ceramic
  • Armor, composite
  • Automotive, body panels & substructures
  • Carbon/carbon composites
  • Ceramic matrix composites
  • Marine, boat (hulls, decks, bulkheads, etc.)
  • Pressure vessels
  • Profiles
  • Rebar
  • Rods
  • Tubes
  • Other composite structures
Design, testing, consulting, other services
  • Architectural design
  • CAD/CAM/CAE design
  • Education/Training
  • Finite element modeling/analysis (FEM/FEA)
  • Product design
  • Structural strengthening / reinforcement services
  • Additive manufacturing/3D printing services
    • Large format/tooling & prototyping
    • Small format/tooling, prototyping & production
    • Large format/tooling, prototyping & production
    • Small format/tooling & prototyping
  • Consulting
    • Consulting, business development/acquisition
    • Consulting, materials
    • Consulting, process development
    • Consulting, structual design
    • Consulting, other
>