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Scalable Samba systems now ready for prepreg

Following the requirements of the aerospace industry, Cevotec’s scalable Samba Series Patch Placement systems now also process prepreg material.

14th February 2018

Innovation in Textiles
 |  Munich

Transport/​Aerospace

Like all Samba Series cells, Samba Series Prepreg also feature a variable and contamination free laser cutting, precise camera-controlled fibre placement and the fast and easy tool change system. Specific are a cooled material storage and an energy-efficient photonic heating of patches. For the integral production of highly complex-shaped parts, Samba Series systems operate with up to 12 robot axes and a flexible patch gripper to precisely place defined fibre patches on a 3D mould mounted on a tool manipulation robot.

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