Posts: 13762
Joined: Mon May 23, 2005 9:33 am

Self Repairing Composite Wings?

Fri Sep 28, 2007 4:43 pm

RPI thinks they can create such a system that would easily be adapted to planes like the 787 and A350 in the future.


Self diagnosing and in some cases, self repair (at least until a permanent fix can be executed). I wonder if such techniques can also be used to detect delamination? And would lightning strikes destroy the grid?
Of all the things to worry about... the Wookie has no pants.

Who is online