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Why Prepreg Tooling is a Reliable Choice for Composites Processing

In composites manufacturing, a prepreg can be any combination of fabric or fiber reinforcement that is impregnated with a type of resin. At CAMX 2021, technical experts from Composites One demonstrated prepreg processing using an epoxy prepreg with a carbon fiber woven product. The Technical Team discussed how prepreg is manufactured and demonstrated the use Read More…

Custom Kitting Solutions from Aerovac Offer All-Around Savings in Aerospace Production

Cutting and sorting materials takes considerable time in composites manufacturing, especially for processes that involve multiple materials or complex shapes and parts. This also applies to the process materials used to make the parts through vacuum infusion and advanced composites processing with prepreg. The process of preparing process materials for production requires intensive time and Read More…

CAMX Demonstration: Aerospace Manufacturers Elevate Vacuum Infusion Process (VIP) with Process Materials from Aerovac

Composites One recently made its industry debut at JEC World in Paris, the leading international composites show. JEC showcases a full spectrum of processes, materials, and composite solutions to the global composites industry. Applications and techniques for aerospace composites manufacturing Prior to JEC World, technical support experts from Composites One demonstrated at CAMX 2022 the Read More…

Breather Fabrics from Aerovac

Aerovac is a featured supplier of Composites One that develops, manufactures, and supplies innovative process materials to the composites industry. Its vacuum bagging and consumables, infusion materials, and reusable vacuum systems are used by composites manufacturers in prepreg processing, resin infusion, hand layup, filament winding, compression molding of thermoplastic composites, and glass lamination. Aerovac vacuum Read More…

Release Films from Aerovac Protect the Mold and the Part

Vacuum infusion process (VIP) is a trusted method for producing high-quality composite parts. It relies on high-quality process materials to achieve an airtight mold that controls resin flow and produces a consistent part every time. Aerovac supplies a complete line of high-quality process materials that manufacturers need to successfully apply the VIP composites manufacturing process. Read More…

Vacuum Bagging Films Take the Heat in Vacuum Infusion

Vacuum bagging processes require layers of vacuum bagging and process materials that are applied in a specific vacuum lay-up structure. It is important to use quality materials in the vacuum lay-up to get the best results in the end composite part. In all vacuum bagging processes, bagging film products are among the materials that are Read More…

Aerovac Kitting Solutions Package Efficiency and Success

High-rate manufacturing is expected to dominate the commercial aerospace sector, with Boeing and Airbus eyeing build rates of 60-100 per month. Amid this trend, aircraft manufacturers are welcoming any opportunities to create efficiencies in production processes. Composites One can help meet the demand for automated processes and other manufacturing benefits to help make larger aircraft Read More…

Peel Ply from Aerovac Helps with Surface Preparation

Aerovac offers the process materials that composites manufacturers need to ensure easy application, curing, and removal of composites from the surface mold. Peel ply is a process material that is integral to achieving an effective, uniform surface preparation as part of a prepreg processing/vacuum bagging process. In a vacuum application process, peel ply fabric, or Read More…

Aerovac Innovation Begins with Customers

Aerovac manufactures high-quality vacuum bagging and process materials that are developed through the process of listening to customers’ demands and tailoring products specifically suited to their end application requirements. As a result, Aerovac supplies products that are ideal for common uses across multiple industry segments. Product innovation Aerovac offers several innovative products that help customers Read More…

Maximizing Wind Energy Production with Vacuum Infusion

Wind turbines have three main components that are manufactured from composites—blades, nacelles and spinners, which are the hub of a wind turbine. Due, in part, to the high strength-to-weight ratio of composite materials, these parts increase the efficiency of the final wind turbine product. As an added benefit, the robust turbine parts last several years Read More…

Sealant Tapes from Aerovac

Vacuum bagging and process materials are critical for certain composites production processes like vacuum infusion – a process of choice for many manufacturing applications. Vacuum bagging process materials, like sealant tapes, work to evacuate air and compress the laminate, creating a high fiber-to-resin ratio that results in reduced emissions and improved performance. Aerovac is a Read More…

Aerovac Kitting Services: Efficient Solutions for Manufacturing Complex Parts

  In composite manufacturing, the preparation work can be as significant as the manufacturing process itself, requiring skilled technical operators to ensure the materials are tailored to fit the mold. As with any process that requires a hands-on approach, there is an ongoing opportunity to take steps to improve process inconsistency, quality variability, and efficiency Read More…