Article - 13 Apr 2018
The aim of this project is to develop a “cure capable AFP mandrel”—a structural, high-accuracy, composite tool which is CTE-matched to the component.
Article - 25 Feb 2014
Peter Bailey, Senior Applications Specialist for Instron Dynamic Systems, talks to AZoM about the benefits and applications of composites fatigue testing and how Instron's unique Specimen Self-Heating...
Article - 22 Jan 2014
AZoM talks to Manfred Goblirsch, Software Product Manager at Zwick GmbH, about the role of software in the materials testing process, the capabilities that need to be considered and the benefits good...
Article - 31 Oct 2001
Vinyl wall coverings are used in both residential and commercial applications for aesthetic and practical reasons. Properties, design considerations, types, installation, maintenance, manufacturing...
Article - 30 Apr 2001
Techniques such as sheet moulding, pultrusion, filament winding, prepreg moulding and resin transfer moulding can be used to produce thermoset composites. These processes can be applied to a wide...
Article - 19 Feb 2018
This article gives an insight in to the polymer process, the properties of primer and the drawn fiber.
Article - 13 Dec 2015
TenCate Advanced Composites is a global materials technology company that supports a wide range of applications for engineered composites.
Article - 10 Apr 2015
Different fabrication processes are available to make composite structures. Compression molding with long chopped fiber thermoplastics is one method.
Article - 22 May 2006
The low velocity impact response of a range of foam based sandwich structures has been investigated using an instrumented falling weight impact tower. Shear fracture was found to occur in the PVC/PUR...
Article - 21 Sep 2005
Damage tolerant characteristics of Ceramic Matrix Composites (CMCs) have been understood by macroscopic mechanical experiments and microscopic observation. The inelastic deformation causes stress...