honeycomb core

honeycomb core

A material of sandwich construction having a strong, thin-walled hexagonal structure resembling a honeycomb.
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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.
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.
GKN's design combines one-piece "zero splice construction" with a cell-aligned double-layer honeycomb core.
The platen consists of an aluminum honeycomb core sandwiched between two sheets of aluminum.
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.
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.
Tabletops are designed with a honeycomb core and feature a proprietary SPILLRUF design.
In general, there was much to admire, including Kanvas' ergonomic workstation and Byproduct's Comb screen, made of birch with a honeycomb core.
NASA officials did not describe the extent of the damage, other than to say part of the tank's honeycomb core was exposed.
The pod assembly is composed of numerous materials, including wrought and cast aluminum alloys; titanium forgings, plate, and rod; fiberglass-reinforced epoxy composites; silicone rubber seals and wiring harnesses; structural adhesives; polysulfide sealants; and aluminum honeycomb core.
This segment includes machined and shaped honeycomb core, structural products for helicopter blades and aircraft, finishing operations for products from our Asian joint ventures as well as our new AcoustiCap(TM) noise dampening system and our new HexMC([R]) parts product lines.