1. Fast and continuous in-line core production and in-line panel lamination = Minimal costs 2. Excellent mechanical properties, structure similar to aerospace honeycombs = Minimal weight 3. Recycable materials (thermoplastic polymers and
18 Apr 2014 honeycomb-cored sandwich panels have been used in aircraft interiors since the 1970s. Passenger rail is more conservative and cost-sensitive, but in Europe, aluminum-cored composite panels have become fairly common.
EconCore partners with MEAF in development of lab extruder for continuous thermoplastic honeycomb production EconCore is The versatile EconCore ThermHex technology is able to efficiently produce honeycomb core sandwich panels with various core and skin material combinations. By applying ThermHex technology to produce polycarbonate honeycomb panels EconCore introduces a new
“EconCore's ThermHex technology for continuous production of sandwich panels with thermoplastic honeycomb core has proven to be capable of delivering high-performance sandwich panels at high efficiency and cost levels not achievable
Tough foam-filled honeycomb core for fracking tanks: Rhinokore's fiberglass skinned, closed- cell-foam-filled thermoplastic-cored sandwich panels form these massive water tanks used in hydraulic fracturing operations. The thermal insulation
For applications and parts that involve sandwich panels, EconCore is enabling the cost efficient production of thermoplastic composites combining lightweight thermoplastic honeycomb cores with thermoplastic composite skins of various
honeycomb sandwich materials have been widely used in aerospace industry as secondary structural materials or interior panels. Recently the research of full thermoplastic honeycomb sandwich materials has been of interest due to their
Inline postprocessing to panels and parts leads to further cost reductions by optimal process integration. ThermHex Applications EconCore technologies allow for production of ThermHex honeycomb cores from different thermoplastic polymers
Composite panels. thermoplastic Solution for Demanding Applications. ThermHex honeycombs combined with composite skins result in very strong and tough but lightweight sandwich panels. The skins can be made of different types of
The Omnia (CS) fused panel consists of a reinforced thermoplastic composite sandwich where a glass fibre reinforced polypropylene face sheet is thermally fused to both sides of the honeycomb core. This therefore eliminates the possibility of
Innovative Composite panels with Steel Skins. EconCore combined its thermoplastic ThermHex honeycomb core with steel skins into a well balanced material system. Outstandingly low weight of this solution compared to any solid metal
New technologies and honeycomb cores for economic sandwich material production. of its innovative ThermHex technology for production of high-performance lightweight thermoplastic honeycomb core materials and sandwich panels.
honeycomb core, Plascore, thermoplastic, polycarbonate honeycomb, inherently stable, limit resin consumption, cost-effective, Plascore TP panels are made from a Plascore Polypropylene (PP) honeycomb core with Oriented or Random
Lightweight polypropylene panels for reusable packaging, automotive and building & construction. EconCore partners with MEAF in development of lab extruder for continuous thermoplastic honeycomb production EconCore is making
Plascore thermoplastic Panel are made from a Plascore Polypropylene honeycomb core with Oriented or Random Chopped Glass reinforced polypropylene facing.
laminating for the manufacture of panels with glass-fibre skins, thermoplastic lamination or bonding with duromer adhesives. ThermHex honeycomb cores are made with a packaging film of polypropylene as standard. This prevents the ingress
honeycomb core, Plascore, PP Polypropylene honeycomb, strength-to-weight ratio, corrosion resistant, sound and Applications: PP polypropylene honeycomb uses include sandwich panel cores, energy absorption and filtration media.
5 Jun 2017 resonance has been used in honeycomb panel sound absorption. A volume of air in the cavities of the core communicates with the. Acoustically Absorbing Lightweight thermoplastic honeycomb panels. James M. Jonza
High performance composite panels from renewable, bio-based polymers. EconCore partners with MEAF in development of lab extruder for continuous thermoplastic honeycomb production EconCore is making strong progress in
thermoplastic composite honeycomb sandwich material combinations. [Published on: 29-01-15]. Triggered by the market trends, EconCore has been recently focusing on sandwich panels based 100% on thermoplastic composite materials.
5 Mar 2018 EconCore is extending the capabilities of its innovative ThermHex technology for production of high-performance lightweight thermoplastic honeycomb core materials and sandwich panels. The company, which already
15 Jun 2017 Underlying these advantages is a thermoplastic honeycomb sandwich panel technology developed by EconCore N.V. in Belgium. The EconCore substrate is an exceptionally strong, lightweight polyamide (DuPont™ Zytel®)
31 Jan 2017 Major cost reduction. New honeycomb Cores. ThermHex. thermoplastic honeycomb. • Automated in-line production leading to very low production costs. • Direct lamination of skins allows in-line production of panels
21 Sep 2017 The solution, based on ThermHex thermoplastic honeycomb core technology developed by EconCore, for instance composites and metal) onto the thermoplastic honeycomb core to offer lightweight sandwich panels
EconCore launches a range of ThermHex lightweight wood panel materials to The growing demand for wood panels in furniture, building and con- struction thermoplastic honeycomb core enables these lightweight panels to withstand