Optimization in Thermoplastic Prepregging System
Thermoplastic (TP) composites, particularly those of continuous and uniaxial types are gaining popularity, judging from the numerous reports available (Carlson, 1991; Ford, 1991). Amongst the various reasons for such a growth include better damage tolerance, longer pot-life, easier shaping and repair and of course recyclability, albeit still possessing inferior chemical resistance and lower elevated temperature performance.
KeywordsDoctor Blade Puller System Theoretical Plot Resin Uptake Fibre Weight Fraction
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