Posts Tagged reinforced

Ultra-low density SMC employs glass bubbles

Wednesday, September 4th, 2013 | Permalink

Core Molding Technologies, Inc. (Columbus, OH) a custom sheet molding compound (SMC) manufacturer and molder of fiberglass reinforced plastics, has developed an ultra-low density SMC with high surface quality that reportedly offers “advancements over its previous industry-leading low-density SMC.” Tagging Options Domain:  All Sites read more

See more here:
Ultra-low density SMC employs glass bubbles

Carbon fiber plays major role in solar race car

Monday, July 29th, 2013 | Permalink

A Japanese university planning to compete in the World Solar Challenge , which will take place in Australia from October 6 to 13, has turned to carbon fiber reinforced plastic (CFRP) as a lightweighting option to maximize its chances of victory. Tagging Options Domain:  All Sites Issue Date:  PT – July 2013 Keywords:  carbon fiber reinforced plastics Teijin read more

Excerpt from:
Carbon fiber plays major role in solar race car