Lighter, stronger and cheaper - the use of composites in the transport sector

Materials World magazine
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1 Mar 2007

Lightweight composites applications are reviewed for the automotive, marine, railway locomotive and aerospace industries. Materials include reinforced thermoplastics, long-fibre composites, sheet moulding compounds, alumina trihydrate formulations, fire-resistant thermoset resins and carbon fibre composites.

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