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Success in recycling tapes with FPP

Cevotec has reduced the cost of making the required part by 70% based on the full price of the AFP material.

30th October 2018

Innovation in Textiles
 |  Munich

Transport/​Aerospace

This part has a complex, double-curved shape and a circumferential flange for rivets and it has proved near-impossible to drape regular fabrics to achieve its desired geometry.

In the past, Premium Aerotec examined different materials and processes with which to make it, all of which resulted in extremely high costs and a part that was too heavy.

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