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
 
 

Renovated and modernized the current 65,000 sq. ft. facility focusing on the composite industry.

Clean Room
state-of-the-art fabrication

Meets or exceeds the requirements of the following specifications:

  • North Coast Composites Area Requirements For Composite Fabrication
  • P.S. 20509 Area Requirements For Adhesive Bonding / Composites Fabrication
  • P.S. 14274 Resin Transfer Molding of Composites, Fabrication and Acceptance Of
  • 5PTPLT13 Qualification, Approval And Control of Bismaleimide Resin Transfer Molded Parts and Primary Structural Application
  • 5PTPLT12 Qualification, Approval And Control of Epoxy Resin Transfer Molded Parts and Primary Structural Application
  • BAC 5336 Fabrication Of Resin Transfer Molded (RTM) Fiber Reinforced Composite Parts

 

 

SPECIFICATIONS

  • 1824 sq. ft.
  • 32 ft x 57 ft x 17 ft high ceiling
  • Acoustic drop ceiling
  • Constant positive pressure
  • Monitored by Dwyer / Magnehelic Differential Pressure Gage
  • Temperature and humidity controlled
  • Monitored by Supco Dual Set Point Temperature Alarm (beeper)
  • Monitored by Supco THC200 Thermo-Hygrometer Clock with alarm (buzzer)
  • Data logging via Supco Temperature & Humidity Data Logger & Software
  • Fixed lifting capacity
  • 5 ton Overhead beam crane
  • 30 ft span with 12 ft lift height
  • Manual 5 ton chain hoist
Eastman M9000
CNC
  • Eastman M9000 High-Speed Production Plotter/Cutter
  • CNC Automated Ply Cutter
  • 72" wide by 18 foot long
  • Dedicated PC for cutting operations
  • Optitex PatternPro Software Suite
Processing
NADCAP-certified
  • 20,000 ft² available
  • Climate controlled environment
  • Meets or exceeds NADCAP manufacturing standards
  • 12-ton lifting capability
prototype part fabrication
  • 6 Oil Heaters
    • Mokon Circulating Oil Temperature Control System
    • Sterlco Circulating Oil Temperature Control System
    • Dual Zone
    • 48 kW Heating Capacity per zone
    • 500 deg. F operating temperature
  • (4) Vacuum Degassing Ovens
  • (3) Resin Melt and Post-Cure Ovens
  • (1) Walk-in Cure Oven (650 deg. F)
  • (1) 10-ton crane
  • Temperature monitors and data loggers
  • Injector Systems
    • (5) NCTM-1000
    • 1000cc capacity to 3600cc capacity (up to 10lbs.)
    • 350 psi injection pressure
    • Pneumatic operated & regulated
    • Heated fluid reservoir
    • Visual position readout indicator
    • (1) Pressure pot injection system (up tp 50 lbs.)

MACHINING OF COMPOSITE COMPONENTS
Current needs are supported by NCTM

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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