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DSM to showcase innovative composite solutions at JEC World 2017

DSM makes its return with its growing portfolio of high-performance composites, including Dyneema Carbon and Dyneema flexible composites.

9th March 2017

Innovation in Textiles
 |  The Netherlands

Sports/​Outdoor, Transport/​Aerospace

DSM, the producer of Dyneema ultrahigh-molecular-weight polyethylene (UHMwPE) fibre, developed a hybrid, thermoset resin-based composite called Dyneema Carbon by combining Dyneema with carbon fibre. The resulting material is said to significantly improve the performance of pure carbon composites in terms of weight, impact resistance, ductility and vibrational dampening, the manufacturer reports.

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