Category — Carbon Fiber



Is Carbon Prepreg the Future of Snow Skis?

DPSskisCarbon composite skis have become a lightweight champion of the slopes in recent years. Will carbon prepregs rule the future?

January 28, 2015   No Comments

Customer Spotlight: Munssey Speed & Design

FalconApronDifferent. On purpose. This custom fabricator is delivering carbon fiber body work for some of the hottest rides in L.A., from off-roads to vintage Fords.

January 14, 2015   1 Comment

Will the next New Year’s Eve Ball be made with carbon fiber?

The New Year’s Eve Ball in Times Square just keeps getting bigger and brighter. Composites could take this tradition into the next decade.

December 31, 2014   No Comments

Composites: What to look for in 2015

Formula HybridThe global composites market is anticipated to witness good growth and reach over $35 billion by 2019. What can we expect for the coming year?

December 17, 2014   No Comments

COUNTERVAIL® composites technology tackles rough road ahead

Bianchi Infinito CV RidingItalian bicycle manufacturer Bianchi teams with Materials Sciences Corp. to tackle vibration using composites technology. No matter how rough the terrain.

December 3, 2014   No Comments

Carbon Fiber Round-Up: November 2014

FormulaHybridCarCarbon fiber is in the everywhere in the news. It’s got wings. It’s got wheels. It’s changing shape all by itself. Check it out.

November 19, 2014   2 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

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

Fly Fishing with Fiberglass: A Cast from the Past

Lamiglas Rapala They were muscled out of the market in the 1970s, almost entirely. Now, fiberglass fly rods are back in a big way. So what’s all the buzz about?

April 9, 2014   2 Comments