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Series: ASM Desk Editions
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 November 1995
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.emde.a0003065
EISBN: 978-1-62708-200-6
... gives a detailed account of production, properties and application of fiberglass, optical fibers, glass spheres and ceramic glasses, and describes the forms, classification, compositions and properties of glass/metal and glass-ceramic/metal seals. fiberglass forming glass melting glass spheres...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 13B
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2005
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v13b.a0003845
EISBN: 978-1-62708-183-2
... Abstract This article describes the resin and fabrication requirements associated with fiberglass-reinforced plastic equipment. It provides a discussion on various resins and their resistance to various environments. These include polyester, epoxy, epoxy vinyl-ester, and furan and phenolic...
Book Chapter

Series: ASM Desk Editions
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 November 1995
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.emde.a0003017
EISBN: 978-1-62708-200-6
... function and property requirements for resins and additives; size, shape, design, and cost of molded parts; equipment type and size; and the type of mold to be used. Commonly used molds include cast aluminum, fabricated sheet metal, nickel deposit, machined aluminum, silicone, fiberglass, and prototype...
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Series: ASM Desk Editions
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 November 1995
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.emde.a0003034
EISBN: 978-1-62708-200-6
... formulation matrix type processing BULK MOLDING COMPOUNDS, or fiber-reinforced thermoset molding compounds, represent the original engineering plastic materials. Phenolic molding compounds reinforced with cellulose fibers were developed by L. Baekeland early in this century. Fiberglass reinforcement and...
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Series: ASM Desk Editions
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 November 1995
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.emde.a0003037
EISBN: 978-1-62708-200-6
... nickel-based alloys. The most common nonmetallic core materials are Nomex, fiberglass, and kraft paper. Nonmetallic core is normally dipped in liquid phenolic, polyester, or polyimide resin to achieve the final density, although other resin systems can be used. Ideally, the resin content should be...
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Series: ASM Desk Editions
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 November 1995
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.emde.a0003041
EISBN: 978-1-62708-200-6
..., polyester, or fiberglass woven fabric Separator (release) Separates cured laminates from other process materials without damage Polytetrafluoroethylene (PTFE) film, halogen film, halocarbon film, PTFE-coated fiberglass-style fabric Bleeder Absorbs excess resin 120- and 181-style fiberglass fabric...
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Series: ASM Desk Editions
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 November 1995
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.emde.a0003040
EISBN: 978-1-62708-200-6
... biaxial or triaxial braiding. The versatility of braiding for forming complex structural shapes is illustrated in Fig. 3 , which shows a fiberglass preform for a composite coupling shaft being formed using a 144-carrier braiding machine. Fig. 2 Braiding machine, 144-carrier horizontal model...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 5B
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 30 September 2015
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v05b.a0006009
EISBN: 978-1-62708-172-6
..., relatively lightweight structures using low-cost tooling. Fiberglass-reinforced UP composites also were found to have relatively high transparency to radar beams, which became increasingly beneficial in the war. At the same time, the availability of styrene monomer increased while its cost decreased as it...
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Series: ASM Desk Editions
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 November 1995
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.emde.a0003038
EISBN: 978-1-62708-200-6
... simultaneously clamps and pulls. The product emerges from the puller mechanism and is cut to the desired length by an automatic, flying cutoff saw. There are two categories of pultrusion products. The first category consists of solid rod and bar stock produced from axial fiberglass reinforcements and polyester...
Series: ASM Desk Editions
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 November 1995
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.emde.a0003031
EISBN: 978-1-62708-200-6
... II prompted a need for materials with improved structural properties. In response, fiber-reinforced composites were developed, and by the end of the war fiberglass-reinforced plastics had been used successfully in filament-wound rocket motors and in various other structural applications. These...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 5B
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 30 September 2015
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v05b.a0006039
EISBN: 978-1-62708-172-6
... penetration value (15 to 25) should be selected. Emulsions and cutbacks that are applied cold are being used to an ever-increasing extent for damp-proofing and waterproofing. They may be used alone or with fiberglass felts to build up a membrane ( Ref 1 ). Both asphalt and coal tar can be applied as hot...
Series: ASM Desk Editions
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 November 1995
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.emde.a0003042
EISBN: 978-1-62708-200-6
... foam Concrete Copper Cork Epoxy-aramid Fabrics, automotive Fiberglass-epoxy composite Fiberglass insulation (13 mm, or 0.5 in., thick) Food (frozen meats, vegetables) Furniture components Glass-fiber-reinforced polyester Glass-polyimide Graphite-epoxy composite (15.9...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 17
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 August 2018
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v17.a0006454
EISBN: 978-1-62708-190-0
... free surfaces in the material, and with preexisting damage. The Felicity effect was first noted in fiberglass and can also be found in metals, although not as commonly. An important example of the Felicity effect in metals is observed in testing metal pressure vessels under ASME Article 12 ( Ref 39...
Series: ASM Desk Editions
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 November 1995
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.emde.a0003012
EISBN: 978-1-62708-200-6
... lists the various glass grades available in fibers. Over 90% of the fiberglass used for reinforcement is of the E-glass type. While this glass has excellent electrical properties, it also has good mechanical properties and bonds well to most plastics after an appropriate coupling agent is used. S-glass...
Book: Casting
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 15
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 2008
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v15.a0005338
EISBN: 978-1-62708-187-0
..., with or without cores. Cope and drag patterns are split patterns that are mounted or cast on separate plates. Cope and drag patterns using wood, fiberglass, or metal patterns can be used repeatedly for hundreds of castings. This is the preferred method for high-volume production of castings. Most often...
Book: Casting
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 15
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 2008
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v15.a0005351
EISBN: 978-1-62708-187-0
... fiberglass being the most common, they function primarily as sieves. Sieves can only remove particulate larger than the opening in the sieve or, in this case, the screen. Foam filters, on the other hand, have two completely different and distinct modes of filtration that allow them to act as true filters...
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Series: ASM Desk Editions
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 November 1995
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.emde.a0003010
EISBN: 978-1-62708-200-6
... were the original end-use target for fiberglass-reinforced bisphenol A dicyanate (BPADCy) prepolymers ( Ref 1 , 2 ) and still represent the largest and fastest-growing consumer of cyanate resins. Replacement of epoxy resin in high-reliability multilayer boards for computer circuitry is driven by the...
Series: ASM Desk Editions
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 November 1995
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.emde.a0003050
EISBN: 978-1-62708-200-6
..., such as fiberglass, must meet strict quality standards. Table 3 Purity of treated cullet Impurities Conventionally treated cullet, g/ton Treated cullet with washing and ceramic separation, g/ton Organic substances (paper, plastics, corks, etc.) <400 <15 Magnetic metals &lt...
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Series: ASM Desk Editions
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 November 1995
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.emde.a0003039
EISBN: 978-1-62708-200-6
.... Peters, Filament Winding, Engineering Plastics, Volume 2, Engineered Materials Handbook, ASM International, 1988, p 368-377. The most widely used fiber for commercial filament winding is fiberglass, which has been used in several grades in the United States for more than 40 years. The types of...
Series: ASM Desk Editions
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 November 1995
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.emde.a0003036
EISBN: 978-1-62708-200-6
... fabric saws. Typical fiber contents of prepreg materials are given in Table 1 . Table 1 Typical fiber content of prepreg materials Prepreg Fiber type Fiberglass Graphite Aramid Mat 25–35 50–60 … Woven roving 35–45 55–65 … Woven fabric 35–50 58–72 50 Unidirectional...