DfwRevolution
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Who Manufactures Composites?

Sat Apr 23, 2005 7:42 am

I am wondering who manufactures such equippment as autoclaves, fibre tape, resins, etc. I tried searches on Google and I could only find minor distributors.

For example, who will Boeing (and contractors) buy their production equippment for the 787 from? I know Siemens makes laves that carve aluminum parts from solid blocks, so who are the experts in composite manufacturing equipmment?
 
 
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RE: Who Manufactures Composites?

Sat Apr 23, 2005 10:14 am

Go to Interturbine Logistics

Resins are manufactured by most of the big chemical companies, like Ciba, 3M, Bayer, Dupont.

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RE: Who Manufactures Composites?

Sat Apr 23, 2005 11:03 am

Hexcel is another.


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