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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
The maker of the world’s only road-legal, single-seater supercar – the BAC Mono – received the Niche Vehicle Network (NVN) grant alongside Haydale Composite Solutions and Pentaxia Composites and will now further explore...
Published on: October 23, 2018
The project, which is led by Vartega, a start-up company focused on carbon fiber recycling, with project partners including Michelman, Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Colorado School of Mines, Michigan State University,...
Published on: October 18, 2018
The dedicated machine, which can slit up to 50 metres of prepreg per minute and create up to 48 tapes at once, enables prepreg manufacturers to vertically integrate the slitting process into their production lines. By slitting in-house, manufacturers can...
Published on: October 11, 2018
The new 37-acre plant is devoted to the manufacture of carbon fiber and PAN precursor. Four years after the project launch on September 30, 2014, the site is operational and increasing Hexcel’s global carbon fiber production capacity. Hexcel invested 200...
Published on: October 2, 2018
The functional additive is widely used by the aerospace industry for prepreg and resin-transfer molded carbon fiber-reinforced epoxy, is gaining ground in epoxy composites for automotive, and could be used for high-...
Published on: September 18, 2018
A combination of unique carbon fibre deployment, optimisation techniques, and a bespoke manufacturing process have resulted in a potential 50 % weight reduction compared to the current fabricated steel component.By combining advanced processing technology...
Published on: September 3, 2018
AVIC has partnered with carbon fibre and composite materials manufacturer Jiangsu Hengshen to complete assembly of a prototype with a 20 m wingspan. It features a carbon fiber structure with all-weather flight capability...
Published on: August 16, 2018
X4-160 is a high TG (160°C) clear cosmetic prepreg system widely used within the sector for both interior and exterior carbon parts, where the clarity and TG offer substantial benefits over many other traditional...
Published on: July 3, 2018
Building on the previous development projects, Hexcel’s Automotive Business Unit approached Audi’s composites development team in early 2016 with the aim of qualifying HexMC-i into a production ready manufacturing...
Published on: June 26, 2018
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