Category — Sports



Summer Kicks Off with Composites

Quickboat Pre-AssemblyComposites are designed to stand up to heat, saltwater, pool chemicals, and more—they’re perfect for summer use! See where you’ll find them this season…

June 11, 2015   No Comments

Formula Hybrid Hits the Track

Formula Hybrid testingThe 2015 Formula Hybrid competition kicks into high gear at New Hampshire Motor Speedway—and takes composites along for the ride.

April 22, 2015   No Comments

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

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

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

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

Hit the Road: Three Road Trips Inspired by Fiberglass

Gato del SolThere’s no better season than spring to take a road trip. And how’s fiberglass for some inspiration? Take a look at some interesting fiberglass applications that are hitting a highway near you—or at least a road somewhere.

April 23, 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