Article - 31 Aug 2018
Thermoplastic composites have, since their advent 15 years ago, provided aircraft manufacturers with a strong, resilient structural composite. Aerospace design permittable databases are available for...
Article - 12 Apr 2018
I work as the Group Marketing Director of the Industrial Manufacturing (IM) group at Michelman, a global manufacturer and developer of environmentally-friendly and water-based advanced materials for...
Article - 19 Feb 2018
This article gives an insight in to the polymer process, the properties of primer and the drawn fiber.
Article - 14 Sep 2017
Sutures are filaments, fibers or thread-like materials used to hold a wound or tissue together. In surgical language, sutures are used for apposition – that is, the positioning (of tissue) side by...
Article - 14 Feb 2017
Thermoplastics are considered greatly significant, as they are roughly 80% of all plastics used around the world.
Article - 23 Jan 2017
Table tops are used as a platform for conducting several types of processes and measurements. They can be used as a mechanical reference between different components (such as lenses, lasers, film...
Article - 13 Dec 2015
TenCate Advanced Composites is a global materials technology company that supports a wide range of applications for engineered composites.
Article - 21 Aug 2015
When wheelchair racing was first introduced a sport in the late 1940s, the wheelchairs used were very similar to everyday wheelchairs. Over the years, advanced engineering has been applied to the...
Article - 25 Jul 2015
Polymers are extensively used throughout industry, whether as naturally occurring materials like starch and cellulose, or synthetic commodities like nylon, polystyrene and polyethylene.
Article - 9 Jul 2015
The need for superior composite tooling materials is growing with the increasing use of composites in aerospace.