August 20, 2009

Foam Cores

A number of foamed plastic materials are widely used in boat hulls, as well as in home- built aircraft. They are a bit higher in cost, […]
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 […]