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August 20, 2009

Wood Cores

Some of the most commonly used and lowest cost cores are any of the several light woods. The most popular is Balsa, but substantial use has […]
August 20, 2009

How Core works in a structural sandwich

The structural sandwich is generic name for a group of materials in which we build the composite using a thick, low density core material, faced on […]
June 30, 2009

Matrix Systems (Resins)

The purpose of the resin system is to transfer load from fibre to fibre, and also to carry the load from the fibre composite to an […]
June 30, 2009

Aramid Fibres

Aromatic polyamides (polyparaphenylene terephthalamide) as reinforcing fibres are characterised by very high tensile strength and modulus, low density and good heat resistance. In composite form they […]