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Composite appl. CHANGE TOPIC

Composite applications products, July 2018

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Hexcel Corporation says that it will display two materials for wind blade manufacture at the Wind Turbine Blade Manufacture show.

Hybrid tooling prepregs cut composite mold costs

Composites Evolution has introduced a hybrid composite tooling system.

The Nuna9s solar vehicle recently won the Sasol Solar Challenge South Africa, an eight-day solar race from Pretoria to Cape Town.

Epoxy company Sicomin has supplied a number of epoxy resins for a new hydrofoil.

Chomarat has partnered with sports equipment company Babolat to supply multiaxial carbon to make a new tennis racket.

Aircraft companies Bucher Leichtbau and Ensinger have joined forces to promote the use of fiber-reinforced composites in aerospace projects.

Evonik has developed a polymer filament based on polyether ether ketone (PEEK) in implant-grade quality for use as a 3D printing material for implants.

The X-Treme 32 all-round racing boat features a pre-preg carbon fiber helm with an epoxy foam core.

Hexcel says that its Acousti-Cap broadband sound-reducing honeycomb has successfully been used during a NASA-Boeing flight test.

Materials specialist Diab says that a catamaran, launched in Norway, makes use of infusion carbon fiber sandwich technology.

BASF says that its new polyethersulfone Ultrason E material makes it easier to make sandwich structures for airplane interiors.

Chemicals company Sabic has launched a glass fiber reinforced plastic panel for the building and construction industry.

Diversified Structural Composites (DSC) has developed a fiber optic-embedded carbon composite rod for an oil well intervention system.

A carbon fiber/epoxy molding compound from Hexcel has been used in a new overmolding process to produce a hybrid structure.

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