Article - 7 Sep 2001
Electron beam curing is a viable and advantageous alternative to thermal curing for polymer matrix composites. Although it requires special materials it is faster, cheaper, can be used on thicker...
Article - 24 Sep 2001
Although production costs for composite materials (polymer, ceramic and metal matrix) are coming down, it is difficult for them to become accepted materials for aeroengine applications. Thus article...
Article - 24 Feb 2014
Blake Juhl, Director of Sales and Marketing at Evonik, gives an overview of the properties and applications of ROHACELL rigid foam and an introduction to the new ROHACELL HERO product.
Article - 10 Feb 2014
AZoM talks to DeWayne Howell and Jason Gabriel about the process of compression molding for composites and what the benefits and applications of this are.
Article - 6 Aug 2015
The aerospace industry has always played a fundamental role in developing new technologies which can be employed in different fields, such as the automotive industry, the navy and the medical sector.
Article - 4 Mar 2020
For many years, carbon-fiber composites have been the materials of focus for the design and manufacture of aircraft and aerospace components. While they have received success and widespread adoption,...
Article - 13 Feb 2019
This article discusses the economic and fast tooling options for custom builds and prototyping.
Article - 9 Oct 2014
There were a vast number of challenges that NASA had to overcome when designing the Space Shuttle. This reusable spaceplane would make several trips to space carrying astronauts and payloads into low...
Article - 15 Feb 2013
In the second instalment of AZoM's series on the applications of composites, we look at the increasing use of composite armour in military vehicles.
Article - 17 Jul 2010
Master Bond Inc. manufactures a wide range of epoxy, silicone, polyurethane, polysulfide, cyanoacrylate and UV cure systems for the assembly of transportation equipment.