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The Role of Epoxy Resin in Carbon Fiber Products Manufacturing

Carbon fiber products are in growing demand. In fact, the market size is expected to be worth 7.8 billion by 2024 at a CAGR of 10.6%. So, why’s this the case? In short, aerospace, wind energy, defense, and automotive industries are all using increasing amounts of carbon fiber products. In light of that, we’re going to explain […]

Woven Carbon Fiber: An Evolution of Practical Applications

Strong, light, and stiff, woven carbon fiber has been used within manufacturing for many years. Woven carbon fiber comprises carbon fiber forerunners such as rayon and polyacrylonitrile (PAN) chemically heated, treated, stretched, and carbonized. Therefore, creating high-strength fibers that are popular with engineers and designers within the manufacturing world. Let’s examine this substance in more […]

An Introduction to the Resin Infusion Process

The resin infusion process is a process used in the composite field. The resin is used to fill any holes or gaps in material that may cause issues later on during the finishing process. When you’re researching the resin infusion process, you might not be able to find a complete guide of how it works, […]

Compression Molding: How It Works

  Compression molding is a standard process used to make stock shape thermoplastic and thermoset materials and parts. Broadly speaking, you put a pre-heated plastic material into an open, heated mold cavity. The mold is then closed by a hydraulic press and compressed. This ensures the content in the mold comes into contact with all […]

The Properties of Resin and Fiber Composites and Why They’re Beneficial

Fiber composites materials have been through many types of composite manufacturing. There is great potential in carbon fiber material, which, when combined with a resin matrix, offers new advantages for strength and weight especially compared to industry staples like iron, steel, aluminum, and titanium. So, read on to learn more about carbon fiber cloth and resin and […]

How to Improve Autoclave Manufacturing and Performance

Autoclave manufacturing has been essential for decades, and as technology has evolved, so has its design. Where autoclaves used to be crucial to textile, timber, food and sterilizing sectors, they now also play a significant role in the advanced composited and investment casting industries. Needless to say that if you’re manufacturing these parts, safety and […]