RTM

CAMX Expo

CAMX 2018 preview: Fiber Dynamics

Fiber Dynamics Inc. (Wichita, KS, US) is featuring its design and fabrication services for the manufacture of simple to complex out-of-autoclave composites using the company’s resin transfer molding (RTM) and lost core RTM processes.
#autoclave #outofautoclave #camx

RTM

CAMX 2018 preview: Matrix Composites

Matrix Composites Inc. (Rockledge, FL, US), a designer and manufacturer of a range of high-performance composite components and assemblies, is emphasizing its design, development, tooling, fabrication, testing and integration services. 
#autoclave #outofautoclave #camx

Thermoplastics

Automated Preforming, Part 7: Fill Gesellschaft

Fill automates preforming for 1-min cycle time overmolded thermoplastic automotive parts but supplies automation throughout aero- and autocomposites process chains.
#autoclave #boeing #facc

Compression Molding

SPE ACCE 2018 preview

Mobility composites are expected to draw an international crowd to this annual Motor City gathering.
#biomaterials #adhesives #generalmotors

Thermoplastics

Rhodes Interform manufactures composite press for AMRC

The new facility is capable of a wide range of composite forming including open and closed molding, resin transfer molding (RTM), prepreg, compression molding and thermoplastics.
#outofautoclave

Design/Simulation

EASYPERM permeability measurement system installed at Moldex3D

Taiwan R&D center will use EASYPERM to augment RTM simulation capability for customers.
#outofautoclave #sheetmoldingcompound

Machining/Drilling

A highly specialized player on a world-class team

Tods Aerospace, located in rural England, is part of the larger Unitech Aerospace manufacturing group and specializes in highly engineered aerospace defense structures.
#a400m #outofautoclave #autoclave

Testing

Merger of entrepreneurial metal-centric firms claims composites’ first

Tier 2 composites manufacturer FBM Composite Materials developed the right pill for a Boeing headache and became the sole supplier of 787-9 Dreamliner door surrounds.
#boeing #autoclave #cuttingtools

Epoxies

Serving the composites world in Israel and the US

Military and commercial tier supplier Elbit Cyclone maintains precision and quality as it continues growth in composites, complex assemblies and high-rate production.
#layup #outofautoclave #planttour

Cutting/Kitting

Israel’s aerodefense cornerstone poised for greater global outreach

Israel Aerospace Industries (IAI) is developing increasing expertise both in and out of the autoclave as it expands an already broad composites production portfolio.
#automation #boeing #adhesives