Choosing the Right Resin

Epoxy, Polyester, Vinyl Ester; a quick, practical, need-to-know guide on resins before you start your next composites project.

October 22, 2015   56 Comments

H160: Airbus’ Composite Helicopter

Airbus’ H160 composite helicopter is a seriously ground breaking piece of technology. From Components to design, this is one you seriously need to check out

October 15, 2015   No Comments

Punch One: The Composite Made, Solar Powered Car

Formula Hybrid team

The Bio-based Composite made, solar powered race car. Punch Powertrain Solar Teams’s Punch One is a seriously cool piece of technology.

October 7, 2015   No Comments

Meet Aquila: Facebook’s UAV and Newest Gadget

Aquila Facebooks UAV Drone If you haven’t heard, Facebook isn’t just looking for an improved like button. It’s time to meet Aquila, Facebook’s UAV and answer to bringing the web to the world.

September 24, 2015   No Comments

Aston Martin’s Carbon Fiber Dreamcar

Aston Martin would like a piece of the spotlight when it comes to carbon fiber supercars. Check out the Aston Martin Vulcan to see a luxury supercar in carbon fiber livery.

July 15, 2015   No Comments

Carbon Fiber Hoverbikes and other Composites News

Quickboat Pre-Assembly There is no shortage of news and hype surrounding the future products and innovations that will be made using composite materials. Sometimes there are incremental improvements to existing technology, sometimes composites allow Star Wars fanboys to live out their dreams. We’ve gathered a few stories that cover that spectrum and more.

June 24, 2015   1 Comment

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

A First Look at Composites in 2015

DPSskisThe first quarter of 2015 is virtually complete, so we thought we’d follow up on some of our predictions for the year in composites

March 26, 2015   3 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