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Currently, when moulding carbon fibre composites in an autoclave, it is common practice to also make the tools from carbon fibre prepregs. This ensures that there are no significant differences in the thermal expansion...
Published on: November 29, 2018
Fibre reinforced plastics (FRP) have been a standard in lightweight construction for a while now. One alternative trend in manufacturing, however, has turned to natural materials, which can be produced with lower energy...
Published on: March 12, 2018
Biotex Flax UD tape offers improved performance compared to non-woven and woven fabrics, at a lower cost.Aligning the flax filaments in a tape means that there is no twist in the fibres (unlike most natural fibre yarns), giving the same stiffness for...
Published on: February 22, 2016
The first Revology creation, a concept chair made out of composite linen fibre, will be presented in avant-premiere in Paris on the 8 March 2016 during the the JEC World 2016. It revisits an icon: the bistrot chair first produced in 1850.Based on the use...
Published on: January 29, 2016
They are increasingly used in consumer goods like watchcases, toys, combs and trays. The unique look and feel of these composites give the impression of a high-value product. German nova-Institute devoted a conference to them this month, the sixth in a...
Published on: January 6, 2016
Market applications include automotive and furniture markets.The product can be processed without having to modify machines and offers a number of key benefits. These include high stiffness, heat resistance, low moulding shrinkage ratios, low emissions...
Published on: November 9, 2015
Tim Sweatman, EcoTechnilin Technical Director, presented the FibriCard lightweight composite to an enthusiastic gathering at the Institute of Materials in London. Following the team from Jaguar, with whom the company collaborated to get this advanced...
Published on: December 23, 2013
The market report gives the first comprehensive and detailed picture of the use and amount of wood and natural fibre reinforced composites in the European bio-based economy. The analysis covers natural fibre as well as wood-plastic composites in extrusion...
Published on: November 29, 2013
FlaxTape est transformable via des procédés de mise en oeuvre directe tels que le moulage au contact, l'infusion ou le RTM (Resin Transfer Moulding).Ce produit est disponible en différents grammages: 70, 110 ou 200 gr/m².Le FlaxTape présente de bonnes...
Published on: May 15, 2013
Natural fibre reinforcements, such as flax, have the potential to provide improved specific stiffness and hence reduced weight.  Biomass derived resins can provide similar properties to traditional oil-based polymers. NetComposites is currently working on...
Published on: March 11, 2013
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