Oxeon

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.

Foretagsgatan 24
Boras, SE-504 64 SE

Additional Locations:
150 N. Michigan Ave., Ste. 1950
Chicago, IL 60601 US
(815) 347-5739

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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.

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.

Oshkosh “Fly-In” preview: Multi-day infusion demo
Visitors to the Experimental Aircraft Assn.’s (EAA) AirVenture 2016 (July 25-31) will have the opportunity to attend a reprise of last year’s multi-day infusion processing demo, again sponsored by Innegra Technologies (Greenville, SC, US).

TeXtreme spotlights composite protective headgear
At JEC World 2016, spread-tow reinforcements specialist Oxeon AB (Borås, Sweden) had on hand the recently announced Avance MIPS, an innovative ski racing helmet made by protective headwear manufacturer Giro Sport Design (Santa Cruz, CA, US).

Toyota concept vehicle features carbon fiber
TeXtreme carbon fabrics are used in the car's door panels, rear hatch, dashboard, and bumpers and cladding.

JEC World 2016, the full report
CompositesWorld's editors report on the technologies and products that caught our eye at JEC World 2016, in early March.

Fiber reinforcement forms (2017)
Fibers used to reinforce composites are supplied directly by fiber manufacturers and indirectly by converters in a number of different forms, which vary depending on the application. Here's a guide to what's available.

The fiber (2017)
The structural properties of composite materials are derived primarily from the fiber reinforcement. Fiber types, their manufacture, their uses and the end-market applications in which they find most use are described.

Giro ski helmet features TeXtreme spread tows
The Avance MIPS ski racing helmet uses spread tow carbon fiber composites to better withstand impact and rotational energies.

Fiber patch preforms help tailor kiteboard performance
Automated means for laying fiber only where needed offers new potential to fine-tune torsional stiffness and flexibility to board and rider styles.

Oracle Team USA extends partnership with TeXtreme
The team is preparing to defend its title in the 35th America’s Cup in 2017, using boats reinforced by TeXtreme technology.

Product Categories of Oxeon

Materials
  • 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