honeycomb core

honeycomb core

A material of sandwich construction having a strong, thin-walled hexagonal structure resembling a honeycomb.
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The adoption of paper honeycomb sandwich technology in the furniture industry is extensively dependent on the costs of the constituent materials--the face sheets and honeycomb core relative to conventional composite board (i.
The use of sandwich structure consisted of thick honeycomb core and thin laminated composite facesheets is prevailed in safety important objects such as aircrafts, transport means, vessels and pipes due not only to the various advantages in terms of stiffness, stability and weight savings, but the good energy absorption under impact, also, because the risk of some impact damage is unavoidable for these objects.
The laminate competed primarily with a thermoset composite that had a polyaramid-fiber honeycomb core.
Although they have widespread use in Europe, honeycomb core panels are only just beginning to gain popularity in the United States, particularly in the residential furniture market.
This lightweight all-aluminium sandwich panel, with a honeycomb core, gives the system its stability.
This is covered with a layer of Nomex (Kevlar) honeycomb core, then the Viper lays the exterior skin.
The damage was described as an exposure of the tank's honeycomb core along the longeron - a structural element to which the lobe skin is bonded.
HAYDEN, Idaho -- Unitech Composites & Structures, an AGC Aerospace & Defense company, successfully passed the recertification efforts to retain its Nadcap accreditation for special processing of honeycomb core and prepreg/adhesive bonding/resin film infusion.
Protection of the fragile honeycomb core material in hollow-core panels has long been a subject of interest for the manufacturers because it is necessary to seal the panel edges to prevent damage.
Key applications are automotive structural parts--roof modules, rear package shelves, or cargo trays-made as sandwich elements with a honeycomb core between fiberglass mats.