Developed by an Egyptian research consortium, PalmFil fibers and nonwovens have been developed for use in automotive composite applications and more.
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Continuous Fiber Injection Process (CFIP) technology works with additive manufacturing to strengthen plastics, metals and ceramics, creating complex-shaped-composites and high-strength joints.
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Infinite Composites Technologies’ Type V pressure vessel for storing cryogenic space launch vehicle propellants shows promise for eliminating elusive microcracking issues.
The ST2 system, tested with pitch carbon fiber and alumina fiber, enables high-speed wet, dry and towpreg winding.
The substitution, enabling Setforge’s serial production of CFRP components, will be aided by 9T Lab’s Red Series technology.
With an all-carbon fiber airframe, the aircraft offers several internal and external features for improved space, luxury, safety and efficiency.
Denmark-based Fiberline says this transaction is its largest carbon fiber profile contract in the wind industry to date.
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The sandwich panels comprise glass fiber/phenolic skins surrounding a Nomex honeycomb core.
With a carbon fiber diameter of 7 microns, the Torayca T series balances cost performance with a high tensile modulus.
The filament-wound glass fiber composite tubing exhibits high strength, dimensional stability and resistance to corrosion.