- Created by: Christina S
- Created on: 12-05-20 18:30
Composites are created when two or more materials are joined together to create a new enhanced material. One material is known as the matrix while the other is reinforced.
Carbon fibre reinforced polymer (CFRP)
- CFRP consists of woven carbon fibre strands encased in a polymer resin.
- Carbon fibre strands have a very high tensile strength and the polymer resin is lightweight and rigid. It is often used in sports equiptment such as a tennis recquet where…