Currently, PAN-based carbon fiber dominates consumption, accounting for nearly 90% of all sales worldwide , Due to the intense dipole moment of nitrile groups, the strong intrachain and interchain interactions caused by secondary bonding make the softening point below its decomposition temperature of PAN, so solution spinning is the most common method to produce precursor of PAN-based carbon fiber, although it is more costly and more hazardous than melt spinning
[7, 8], High cost of PAN precursor fiber, which accounts for almost 50% of the total cost, limits the potential widespread use of PAN-based carbon fiber in commercial application in comparison with other structure material like glass fiber and steel.
They formed polypropylene fibers by melt spinning
, cooling the fibers and drawing them using 50 to 750 takeoff/extrusion speed ratios.
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This provides a more sustainable method of production because melt spinning
does not require solvents.
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The mixture is fabricated as continuous strips via a melt spinning
process (Figure 1).
1983) About preparation of amorphous strips by method of melt spinning
Typical applications include compounding, polymer blending, fiber melt spinning
, and pelletizing.
The Yellow Jacket monofilament fiber melt spinning
extrusion system is said to be ideal for monofilament or multifilament, synthetic fibers for medical, textile and aerospace applications, laboratory research and development, and small production.
Poon says aerospace companies already are capable of synthesizing aluminum-rich glasses using melt spinning
, the technique both teams used to produce their alloys.
This makes it especially well-suited for melt spinning
into fiber resins, such as polyesters.
Among them, melt spinning
is of greater interest as it is the simplest eco-friendly method both conceptually and economically and it also does not have the complexity of chemical reaction, mass transfer and waste recovery systems that is inherent other techniques [10-12].