Vector Composites Inc.

A low-cost volume production supplier of composite structural components for aerospace, defense systems and commercial applications.

3251 McCall St.
Dayton, OH 45417 US

Additional Locations:
175 Strafford Ave., Ste. 4, Office #30
Wayne, PA 19087-3396 US
(484) 574-3753


As Seen In CompositesWorld

Quickstep US to integrate with Vector Composites
Vector Composites acquires assets and key equipment, including a Quickstep curing machine, and Quickstep US will close.

High-Performance Fibers 2011 Conference Highlights
CompositesWorld’s annual specialty fibers forum focuses on refining performance.

An out-of-autoclave progress report
CW Conferences director Scott Stephenson recalls Dale Brosius’ update on Quickstep’s out-of-autoclave work for the F-35 program.

F-35 update: Carrier variant flies, suppliers ramping up
The U.S. Navy aircraft-carrier version of the Joint Strike Fighter, the F-35C Lightning II, made its inaugural flight on June 7, taking off from the Naval Air Station Fort Worth Joint Reserve Base in Texas.

Composite Technology Investors acquires Vector Composites
Investment holding company Composite Technology Investors has completed the purchase of Dayton-based Vector Composites.

Vector, Quickstep win contract to validate process for F-35
SBIR grant allows Vector and Quickstep to assess use of Quickstep's out-of-autoclave curing technology to manufacture composite structures for the F-35 Lightning II.

Product Categories of Vector Composites Inc.

Tools/tooling materials
  • Tools
    • Composite
      • Composite, carbon fiber/epoxy
      • Composite, fiberglass
      • Composite, prepreg
Fabricating services
  • Thermoset materials
    • Autoclave cure
    • Cutting, finishing, and machining
    • Hand layup
    • Moldmaking and patternmaking
    • Prototyping
    • Resin transfer molding (RTM)
    • Vacuum-assisted resin transfer molding (VARTM)
Composite Structures & Components
  • Aerospace, aircraft interior
  • Aerospace, flight control surfaces
  • Aerospace, fuselage/wing
  • Aerospace, radomes
  • Armor, ceramic
  • Armor, composite
  • Automotive, body panels & substructures
  • Automotive, interior (seats, IPCs, floor panels, etc.)
  • Automotive, underhood
  • Carbon/carbon composites
  • Ceramic matrix composites
  • Infrastructure, composite
  • Laminate panels, with core
  • Laminate sheets, solid
  • Marine, boat (hulls, decks, bulkheads, etc.)
  • Marine, docks/pilings
  • Marine, other
  • Profiles
  • Tubes
  • Other composite structures