Rock West Composites Adds Aluminum Honeycomb Core Panels to Lineup

Rock West Press - July 23, 2020

Jul 23, 2020
This month Rock West Composites (RWC) announced the expansion of its sandwich panel lineup with the addition of new aluminum honeycomb core panels. Offering versions with carbon fiber composite and aluminum skins, customers can select light weight panels that suit their specific project requirements. The carbon fiber and aluminum honeycomb core sandwich panels are a high-performance solution, offering high strength, high stiffness, and low coefficient of thermal expansion (in-plane), while retaining their lightweight properties. These.... Read More
Rock West Composites Adds Aluminum Honeycomb Core Panels to Lineup

Rock West Composites is adding aluminum honeycomb core sandwich panel products to its lineup

Video – How to 3D Print With Carbon Fiber

UAMMI Press - June 25, 2020

Jun 25, 2020
When it comes to 3D printing there are not many options to 3D print composite materials in a way that retains the strength. However, a new process called Carbon Based Additive Manufacturing (CBAM) has recently been developed that may change all that. Our team at UAMMI has acquired a CBAM printer from Impossible Objects and is using this ground breaking  technology to produce complex, light weight, and strong parts for ElectraFly, a Utah based personal.... Read More
Video – How to 3D Print With Carbon Fiber

UAMMI engineer Devin Young shows how Carbon Based Additive Manufacturing is being used to produce complex, light weight, and strong parts for ElectraFly, a Utah based personal aircraft company.

ATCS Announces New Origami Police Shield

ATCS Press - January 25, 2020

Jan 25, 2020
[caption id="attachment_7633" align="alignleft" width="300"] Photo Courtesy of Jaren Wilkey/ BYU © BYU PHOTO[/caption] Utah's Advanced Technology Compliant Solutions recently introduced a true step forward in ballistic protection with the Swift Shield. The patented design is based on origami (the ancient art of paper folding) principles that enable it to collapse down to the size of a notebook for storage. When needed, the Swift Shield instantly unfolds to provide six square-feet of light-weight, NIJ Level IIIA.... Read More
ATCS Announces New Origami Police Shield

"The world has seen very little practical evolution in body armor since the introduction of Kevlar®, nearly 50 years ago"