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Turboprop aircraft gets full composite treatment

Thursday, January 8th, 2015 | Permalink

TenCate Advanced Composites North America   (Morgan Hill, CA) has signed a long term composite materials supply agreement with  Kestrel Aircraft  (Superior, WI). The use of composite materials is reportedly essential to enable the Kestrel design engineering team to optimize the aerodynamic shape of the Kestrel K-350 single engine turboprop aircraft, which provides significant improvements in speed and weight compared to traditional aluminum construction. Tagging Options Domain:  All Sites read more

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Hydrogen storage tanks next on composite agenda

Wednesday, June 11th, 2014 | Permalink

Various companies have developed thermoplastic composite gas tanks for compressed natural gas- (CNG) powered vehicles including the likes of Gastank Sweden AB  (Norrfjärden) with its zero-permeation cylinders that meet the very stringent ECE R110 regulation, and Covess (Berbroek, Belgium). Tagging Options Domain:  All Sites Keywords:  Materials and Additives Polymer composites read more

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Hydrogen storage tanks next on composite agenda

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