Advanced composites for aerospace  
  Manufacturer of Quality mold and tools for aerospace composites  
 
state-of-the-art fabrication Resin Transfer Molded  RTM Vacuum-Assisted Resin Transfer Molded VARTM prepreg braiding autoclave curing NADCAP
 
   

MANUFACTURING

  • Resin Transfer Molding (RTM) to 350psi & up to 650°F cure temp
  • Vacuum Infusion / VARTM / LRTM
  • Out-of-autoclave (OOA) Prepreg
  • Elastomeric Mandrel and Break-down Tooling for complex internal parts
  • Secondary Bonding and Assembly (metal, composites, honeycomb and more)
  • Trimming, Drilling and Finishing of Composite Parts
 

 

 

RESIN SYSTEMS

All single and dual-component RTM resins, including:

  • Resolution Performance Products EPIKOTE™ 862 / EPI-Cure Curing Agent W (previously Shell EPON-862)
  • EPON 1002F
  • Cytec 977-3
  • Cytec CYCOM® 5250-4 RTM Bismaleimide (BMI)
  • Cytec CYCOM® PR 520 Modified Epoxy
  • Cytec SR 5208 Epoxy
  • Hexcel RTM-6
  • Hexcel RTM-651
  • Hunstman 2-part Epoxies (LY556 & XB3473)
  • Maverick MVK-10 (High temp)
  • UBE PETI-330 (High temp)
  • YLA RS-8 and RS-50
 

 

Resin

 

REINFORCEMENTS / BROAD GOODS

  • Woven fabrics - carbon fiber, fiberglass, aramid
  • Braids - carbon fiber, fiberglass, aramid, hybrids
  • 3D Braided Preforms
  • Biaxial and Triaxial fabric and sleeves
  • Uni-directional - carbon, glass; tow, stitched, hot-melt
  • Mats - random chopped, stitched, continuous strand, stitch bond
  • Layered, Non-Crimp Fabric (NCF)
 

 

REINFORCEMENTS / BROAD GOODS

 

LAYUP

  • Hand collated & tackified
  • Automated kit cutting and stacking
  • Net-shape preforms (no secondary trimming req'd)
  • Braided preforms and ply development
  • Thermal formed preforms (heat & pressure)
  • Single side tool / Vacuum debulking
 

 

PREFORMS

 

ADDITIONAL SERVICES

  • Laser Ply Projection
  • Turn-Key Workcells
  • Thermal surveys and data logging capability
  • Testing (NDT, Tg, Fiber volume, Void content)
  • Test panel fabrication up to 24" square in various thicknesses to 1.25"
 

 

TEST PANEL FABRICATION

North Coast Composites, Inc.

North Coast an AGC AeroComposites company

4605 Spring Road • Cleveland, Ohio 44131 • 216-398-8550 • Fax: 216-661-5777

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