The Ins and Outs: Choosing Composite Fabric by Weave

WovenFabricIt’s not just about cosmetics. The weave of fabric reinforcement impacts fabrication from lay-up to the performance of your finished part. Find out how.

October 8, 2014   2 Comments

Shrink Tape Puts the Squeeze on Composites

ShrinkTape20% Shrink Tape provides an alternative to vacuum bagging for compression molding. Wrap it up, we’ll take it!

September 24, 2014   No Comments

Customer Spotlight: Alyssa Daisey flies high with Aly in the Air

AlyintheAirCustomer Alyssa Daisey puts System 2000 Epoxy to the test with her giant remote-controlled airplanes.

September 10, 2014   No Comments

Makani Wind Energy Puts Composites on a Tether

WalktheMakaniThe switch to clean energy means wind power needs to be more cost efficient up front. See how composites play a role in this unique application.

August 27, 2014   No Comments

Mantis Shrimp Holds Key to Better Composites in its Fist

MantisShrimpEyesMantis Shrimp may hold key to creating better composites…in its fist.

August 13, 2014   No Comments

A Practical Look at Mix-and-Pour Foam

BoatFoamFill it. Float it. Carve it. Two-part, mix and pour foam is popular with fabricators, boaters, and great engineering minds. Learn why and how to use it.

July 30, 2014   No Comments

Christian von Koenigsegg: Next Bond Villain or Composites Superman?

Koenigsegg One:1For two decades, the Swedish car maker has been turning heads in the automotive world at near warp speed. He’s got composite fabricators equally impressed.

July 16, 2014   No Comments

Canoe Repair From the Inside Out

RedShinyCanoeRepairing your fiberglass canoe isn’t as difficult or time consuming as you think.

July 2, 2014   2 Comments

Generate Some Heat with Polyester Laminations

HeatFabricating parts can be like a good dinner date—and we’ve got some tips to make sure things end how you’d like them to.

June 18, 2014   No Comments

Making the Case for Industrial Design Clay

Renault Twizy in ClayDon’t underestimate the power of an artistic touch. Industrial design clay still plays a key role in bringing new automobile models to market.

June 4, 2014   No Comments