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9028634 Method and apparatus for producing off-axis composite prepreg material  
The embodiments are directed to a method and apparatus for preferably producing a two layer off-axis composite prepreg material in tape form that has fiber direction at angles such as plus or...
9017511 Aircraft protection device  
The invention relates to an aircraft protection device for protecting potentially exposed aircraft structures from direct impacts and a method of protecting an exposed edge of an aircraft...
8980062 Industrial fabric comprising spirally wound material strips and method of making thereof  
An industrial fabric, belt or sleeve and a method of making the fabric, belt or sleeve are disclosed. The industrial fabric, belt or sleeve is produced by spirally winding strips of polymeric...
8980033 Filament winding method and filament winding apparatus  
A filament winding method performs a hoop winding step including a first step of fixing an end of a fiber bundle to a liner surface at a starting position of hoop winding, a second step of hoop...
8980034 Method for producing a fibre-reinforced plastic component  
A method for producing a fiber-reinforced plastic component is specified. In a first step, a positive arrangement is produced by fixing at least one reinforcement ready to be used on a positive...
8888940 Methods for forming composite housing frames  
Electronic device frames may be formed from fiber composites. Carbon fiber material may be formed into frame members using pultrusion tools. Notches may be machined into the frame members. The...
8821667 Multilayer composite pressure vessel and method for making the same  
A pressure vessel for containing materials under elevated pressures includes a metal liner and an adhesive layer, applied to the outer surface of the metal liner, where the adhesive layer is...
8813805 Filament winding apparatus  
Provided is a filament winding apparatus (1) which moves a liner (2) while rotating the liner (2) and winds a fiber bundle (FB) around the outside peripheral face (2a) of the liner (2), said fiber...
8790772 Impregnating method for the production of wound coupling coatings  
A wound friction coating and a method for the production thereof.
8783317 Method and apparatus for producing polymer solar collectors and heat exchangers  
A panel former is provided for producing a panel that is formed from polymer tubing for solar collectors, heat exchangers, and other devices. The panel former can receive the tubing and...
8764943 Industrial fabric including spirally wound material strips with reinforcement  
An industrial fabric, belt or sleeve and a method of making the fabric, belt or sleeve are disclosed. The industrial fabric, belt or sleeve is produced by spirally winding strips of polymeric...
8764925 Apparatus and methods for manufacturing fiber bundles  
An apparatus for the reeling up of fiber bundles, in particular of hollow fiber membrane bundles, and in particular for the manufacture of dialysis filters, includes a reel carrier rotatable...
8758538 Robotic based fiber placement cell with stationary dispensing head and creel  
A system for applying composite fiber to a lay-up tool has a fixed creel for supplying fiber to the fiber placement dispensing head and a fixed arm having a first end attached to the creel and...
8753469 Method of vacuum-assisted RTM  
A method of vacuum-assisted RTM includes disposing a resin distribution medium on one surface of a reinforcing-fiber substrate, covering the whole with a bag material, reducing the pressure inside...
8741084 Method of composite tape lamination over convex radii  
A tape laminating machine having a compaction roller lays up composite tape over a substrate having a convex radius. The compaction roller folds the tape as it moves over the convex radius, while...
8728280 Industrial fabric including spirally wound material strips with reinforcement  
An industrial fabric such as an endless belt or sleeve for use in the production of nonwovens, and a method of making thereof are disclosed. The industrial fabric is produced by spirally winding...
8709199 Method of preparing a water vapor transfer membrane  
A method of making a water vapor transport membrane is described. The method can include providing two sheets, each sheet comprising a support layer with an ionomer layer thereon; applying a...
8691035 Method of making medical tubing having variable characteristics using thermal winding  
An efficient and cost-effective method of manufacturing a kink-resistant tube, wherein a coated wire is wound around a mandrel while simultaneously being heated to melt the coating, is provided.
8684255 Method of manufacturing an elongate insert made of a metal matrix composite  
A method of manufacturing an elongate insert configured to be integrated by CIC in a metal container, including coated yarns bonded together, the coated yarns being formed from metal-coated...
8679275 Composite tie rod and method for making the same  
A composite tie rod comprises an open lattice body formed of interlaced filaments held in a solid matrix. A pair of composite fittings bonded to the ends of the body rigidly connect rod ends with...
8673099 Compressed inner covering hinged segmented stent-graft  
An implantable prosthesis including a longitudinally compressed generally tubular substrate defining a longitudinal axis, a plurality of expandable segments disposed over the substrate and spaced...
8657988 Method for applying carbon nanotube film  
A method for applying carbon nanotube films is provided. The method includes the following steps. At least one pre-laid supporter is placed on a film application device including a rotation axis...
8647475 Roll coating roll and method for its manufacture  
A roll coating is manufactured having fiber and polyurethane made from aromatic isocyanate. The roll coating incorporates fiber having improved strength during the manufacturing stage, and so does...
8647456 Process for production of a reinforcement for composite material with a variable resistance profile, reinforcement obtained  
The object of the invention is a process for production of a reinforcement (10) for composite material comprising at least two layers (12, 14) intended to be embedded in a polymer matrix,...
8580060 Apparatus for preparing a pre-form  
An apparatus and a method for preparing a pre-form including at least one layer of fiber tows being at least partly fixed by a resin. The apparatus includes a work surface, a fiber tow...
8580063 Method for producing endoscope flexible tube  
A method for producing an endoscope flexible tube comprising the steps of: preparing a flexible tube assembly including a spiral tube formed by spirally winding a metal strip and a cylindrical...
8557074 Reduced complexity automatic fiber placement apparatus and method  
A method of forming a composite layup on a substrate comprises: moving an automatic fiber placement head over the substrate; using the fiber placement head to lay down multiple, parallel strips of...
8529719 Method of making medical tubing having variable characteristics using thermal winding  
An efficient and cost-effective method of manufacturing a kink-resistant tube, wherein a coated wire is wound around a mandrel while simultaneously being heated to melt the coating, is provided.
8524026 Former for fabricating a composite material casing for a gas turbine  
A former for fabricating a gas composite material casing for a gas turbine, which is obtained by forming fiber reinforcement as superposed layers of a fiber texture and densifying the fiber...
8524025 One-piece inner shell for full barrel composite fuselage  
A mandrel for manufacturing a unitary seamless section of an aircraft fuselage comprises a thin lay-up mandrel element disposed onto the outer shell surface of an inner mandrel shell, forming a...
8511453 Friction lining for a friction clutch  
A friction lining for a clutch disk for a frictional clutch which is manufactured from a preform article wound from strand material and subjected to a hot pressing process. Glass fibers of the...
8511359 Layup mandrel having changeable shape and method of using the same  
A layup mandrel includes a shell having a tool surface on which plies may be laid up. The shape of the shell is changed by an actuator.
8481136 Multilayer composite pressure vessel and method for making the same  
A pressure vessel for containing materials under elevated pressures includes a metal liner and an adhesive layer, applied to the outer surface of the metal liner, where the adhesive layer is...
8440034 System, method, and apparatus for pre-tensioned pipe for load-sharing with composite cover  
A pipe is wrapped with a composite to form a pre-stressed interface to facilitate load sharing between the materials. Prior to being wrapped, the pipe is placed in tension via hydraulic devices or...
8435375 Method for fabricating rib-stiffened composite structures  
A method for fabricating a grid-stiffened structure from fiber-reinforced composite materials. A skin is applied to a smooth, hard base tool. Ribs comprised of carbon-fiber tows are formed on the...
8430984 Collapsible mandrel employing reinforced fluoroelastomeric bladder  
A collapsible mandrel comprises an inflatable bladder. The bladder includes a reinforcement sandwiched between inner and outer layers of a fluoroelastomeric rubber.
8430846 Medical balloon  
A non-compliant medical balloon, where the non-compliant medical balloon may be changed from a deflated state to an inflated state by increasing pressure within the balloon, is made with a first...
8418337 Dry fiber wrapped pipe  
A reinforced pipe section comprises a metal pipe, a layer of dry fibers disposed around the metal pipe, and an external liner covering the layer of dry fibers. A method of manufacturing a...
8419883 Fiber reinforced composite cores and panels  
A fiber reinforced core panel is formed from strips of plastics foam helically wound with layers of rovings to form webs which may extend in a wave pattern or may intersect transverse webs. Hollow...
8394239 Industrial fabric including spirally wound material strips  
An industrial fabric, belt or sleeve and a method of making the fabric, belt or sleeve are disclosed. The industrial fabric, belt or sleeve is produced by spirally winding strips of polymeric...
8394222 Device and method for manufacturing a fiber composite component  
A device for manufacturing an FC component with at least one distributing device for placing at least band-shaped material onto a surface of a tool mold or semi-finished product for manufacturing...
8388812 Industrial fabric including spirally wound material strips  
An industrial fabric such as an endless belt or sleeve for use in the production of nonwovens, and a method of making thereof are disclosed. The industrial fabric is produced by spirally winding...
8377298 Housing for reverse osmosis filter cartridge and method of forming same  
Housings for reverse osmosis filter cartridges and methods of making the same. The housings include: (1) a hollow cylindrical liner formed of a thermoplastic polymer that is adapted to surround a...
8313600 Method and system for forming composite geometric support structures  
A method and system for fabricating a geometrically versatile composite lattice support structure having a seamless three-dimensional configuration. The lattice support structure is created by...
8313601 Non-compliant medical balloon  
A non-compliant fiber-reinforced medical balloon comprises a first fiber layer and a second fiber layer embedded in a continuous matrix of thermally-weldable polymer material defining a barrel...
8298360 Process for obtaining pipes and joints from a polymer composite  
A process for obtaining pipes and connections from a polymeric composite is provided. An internal pipe is formed using a fiberglass and epoxy resin matrix. Made in a mold by filament winding a...
8282758 System and method for the automated delivery and layup of resin infused fibers  
An automated in-line feed-through system integrating the delivery, application and infusion of a resin to one or more fiber tows and layup of the one or more infused fiber tows to form a composite...
8273203 Method and apparatus for manufacturing prepreg sheet and prepreg sheet  
According to the present invention, a method for manufacturing a prepreg sheet includes steps of (A) forming a resin layer 61 on a surface of a supporter 3, (B) winding a reinforcing yarn 10...
8252132 Method and apparatus for repairing an electrostatic chuck device, and the electrostatic chuck device  
In a repairing method for an electrostatic chuck device in which at least an adhesive layer and an attracting layer are provided on a metal base, a side surface of an eroded adhesive layer is...
8236124 Method for fabricating grid-stiffened composite structures  
A method for fabricating a grid-stiffened structure from fiber-reinforced composite materials. A skin is applied to a smooth, hard base tool. Ribs comprised of carbon-fiber tows are formed on the...