Toho Tenax concludes long-term contract for aircraft brake-friction materials
Oxidized PAN fiber (OPF) Precursor is oxidized at 200-300°C and carbonized at 1,000–2,000°C OPF capacity increase by 40% Toho Tenax ..
PEEK-based tubing replaces titanium in commercial aircraft
Metal-replacement in high-voltage cable conduit lines 45% weight savings compared with titanium equivalent tubing Faster manufacturing process ..
Pre-colored PPSU resins for aviation interior applications
Colors ranging from bright white to dark blues Grades comply with U.S. Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) flammability regulations Solvay ..
High temperature polyurethane board for aerospace tooling
High-temperature polyurethane board features high glass transition temperature of 265°C Applications: composite, aerospace tooling Alternative ..
Porcher and Airbus design thermoplastic rotor for helicopter
First civil helicopter with composite structure Prepreg material developed from thermoplastic resin Special weaving and high temperature ..
Better impregnation of prepregs thanks to T-Die method
Better impregnation results than with “resin film stack method” T-Die UD-prepreg machine for thermosets and thermoplastics Winner of JEC Asia ..
PEEK replaces aluminium and titanium in commercial aircraft brackets
Weight reduction of 40% Electrostatically dissipative PEEK for harsh environments Manufacturing cell solely dedicated to production of PEEK ..