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Stiffer Material for Light Weight

Reference number
Coordinator FLEXPROP AB
Funding from Vinnova SEK 475 000
Project duration December 2016 - June 2017
Status Completed
Venture The strategic innovation programme SIP LIGHTer

Important results from the project

The aim was to develop a more rigid CFRP material to a commercially acceptable cost, which has been achieved.

Expected long term effects

The new material will open a market for larger geometristyrane grippers.

Approach and implementation

The fiber is woven into a mat which has since been consolidated into various plastics. These plates have been tried in various ways to determine the material properties, processing possibilities. Within the framework of the project has also produced demonstrators.

The project description has been provided by the project members themselves and the text has not been looked at by our editors.

Last updated 25 November 2019

Reference number 2016-04332

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