Skip to Main Content

Abstract

This article describes the characteristics of thermoplastic composites and its material forms. It presents the steps and considerations in manufacturing the thermoplastic composites. The article provides a description of various techniques of manufacturing, such as consolidation, autoclave molding, diaphragm forming, compression molding, roll forming, bladder molding, liquid molding, filament winding, and pultrusion.

You do not currently have access to this chapter.
Don't already have an account? Register

B. Tomas Åström, Thermoplastic Composites Manufacturing, Composites, Vol 21, ASM Handbook, Edited By Daniel B. Miracle, Steven L. Donaldson, ASM International, 2001, p 570–578, https://doi.org/10.31399/asm.hb.v21.a0003419

Download citation file:


Close
Close Modal

or Create an Account

Close Modal
Close Modal