filament winding


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filament winding

[′fil·ə·mənt ‚wīnd·iŋ]
(electronics)
The secondary winding of a power transformer that furnishes alternating-current heater or filament voltage for one or more electron tubes.
(engineering)
A process for fabricating a composite structure in which continuous fiber reinforcement (glass, boron, silicon carbide), either previously impregnated with a matrix material or impregnated during winding, are wound under tension over a rotating core.
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Some limitations of filament winding, these limitations are discussed below:
The usage of the automation processes for the large wind blades consists of fabrication of the central spar by Filament Winding process, and manufacturing of the shells on Tape or Fiber Placement Machine.
A large indoor work area, large autoclave (for curing rubber) and/or large hot air bake oven (for curing paint), sandblast facilities, overhead cranes with sufficient lifting capacity, and large-scale filament winding capabilities are some of the amenities you may wish to consider.
In filament winding, a continuous fiber that is coated in resin is wound around a mandrel.
Filament winding offers a fast cycle time and produces parts that are strong and lightweight.
The production process of the Corpo structures can be fully automated since it mainly relies on filament winding and automated rubber placement.
In the RStandard pole design, RSI, it has combined a form of filament winding with its own proprietary fiber-placement technology to achieve superior strength properties.
Hauppauge, NY, which makes high-tech laminates for the printed circuit board industry, is installing additional filament winding capacity, effectively doubling production capability for its "CL200+" laminates.
All phases of matrix material formation are explained, as are practical design details for fabrics, autoclaving, filament winding, pultrusion, liquid composite molding, hand techniques, joints and joint bonding, and more.
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Two prototypes - a cylinder and a low-pressure bottle - formed through filament winding using a novel polyurethane formulation from Bayer, will be on display.